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moulage

[moo-lahzh] /muˈlɑʒ/
noun
1.
the making of a mold, especially with plaster of Paris, of objects, footprints, tire tracks, etc., as for the purpose of identification.
2.
the mold itself.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05; < French, equivalent to moul(er) to mold (derivative of moule mold1) + -age -age
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Examples for moulage
  • moulage kits will be used to simulate broken bones, blood, and other trauma wounds.
  • moulage may range from commercially prepared moulage kits to theatrical moulage.
  • The ability to quickly replace moulage extremities provide for full mission profiles in combat scenarios.
  • The second day is comprised of both day and night moulage training in a field environment.

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