board

  1. a committee having supervisory powers
  2. a flat piece of material designed for a special purpose
  3. a stout length of sawn timber; made in a wide variety of sizes and used for many purposes
  4. food or meals in general
  5. electrical device consisting of an insulated panel containing switches and dials and meters for controlling other electrical devices
  6. a printed circuit that can be inser......

    board

    [n] - a stout length of sawn timber 2. [n] - a committee having supervisory powers 3. [n] - food or meals in general 4. [n] - a flat portable surface (usually rectangular) designed for board games 5. [n] - a flat piece of material designed for a special purpose 6. [v] - live and take one`s meals (in a certain place) 7. [v...
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    Board

    • (n.) The side of a ship. • (n.) A square or oblong piece of thin wood or other material used for some special purpose, as, a molding board; a board or surface painted or arranged for a game; as, a chessboard; a backgammon board. • (n.) The border or side of anything. • (n.) Hence: What is served on a table as food; stated meal...
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    board

    noun a flat portable surface (usually rectangular) designed for board games; `he got out the board and set up the pieces`
    Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=board

    board

    noun a flat piece of material designed for a special purpose; `he nailed boards across the windows`
    Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=board

    Board

    [bridge] In duplicate bridge, a board is an item of equipment that holds one deal, or one deck of 52 cards distributed in four hands of 13 cards each. The design permits the entire deal of four hands to be passed, carried or stacked securely with the cards hidden from view. This is required for duplicate bridge tournaments, where the same d...
    Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Board_(bridge)

    Board

    Board (bōrd) noun [ Middle English bord , Anglo-Saxon bord board, shipboard; akin to bred plank, Icelandic borĂ° board, side of a ship, Goth. fōtu- baurd footstool, Dutch bord board, German brett , bort . See def. 8. √92.]
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/B/71

    Board

    Board intransitive verb To obtain meals, or meals and lodgings, statedly for compensation; as, he boards at the hotel. « We are several of us, gentlemen and ladies, who board in the same house. Spectator. »
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/B/71

    Board

    Board transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Boarded ; present participle & verbal noun Boarding .] 1. To cover with boards or boarding; as, to board a house. 'The boarded hovel.' Cowper. 2. ...
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/B/71

    board

    1. A piece of sawn, hewn, or dressed timber of greater width than thickness. Usually 19 mm to 38 mm thick and 75 mm or more wide. 2. Manufactured products supplied as rigid or semi-rigid sheets, eg. fibreboard and particle boards
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21113

    board

    1. A piece of timber sawed thin, and of considerable length and breadth as compared with the thickness, used for building, etc. ... When sawed thick, as over one and a half or two inches, it is usually called a plank. ... 2. A table to put food upon. ... The term board answers to the modern table, but it was often movable, and placed on trestles. '...
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973

    Board

    1) Another, less formal, term for Console.
    2) A set of controls and their housing which control all signals necessary for recording and for mixing.
    3) A slang shortening of the term Keyboard Instrument.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20447

    board

    a generic term applied to certain types of paper frequently characterized by their relatively high rigidity NOTE - For some purposes, materials of grammage (basis weight) less than 225 g/m2 are considered to be paper, and materials of grammage of 225 g/m2 or above are considered to be board.
    Found on http://www.electropedia.org/iev/iev.nsf/display?openform&ievref=212-05-22

    Board

    A lane consists of several strips of wood, each called boards; they are usually numbered by the play
    Found on http://www.superglossary.com/Glossary/Entertainment/Bowling/

    Board

    A paper substrate in heavier grammages. The demarcation line between paper and board varies but generally in the UK it is accepted as being 160 gsm or 170 gsm.
    Found on http://www.roberthorne.co.uk/contact/glossary/

    Board

    A printed circuit and the substrate on which it lies.
    Found on http://www.wildpackets.com/resources/compendium/glossary_of_networking_term

    Board

    All the community cards in a hold'em game -- the flop, turn, and river cards together. Example: 'There wasn't a single heart on the board.'
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21171

    Board

    Alternate term for Mechanical.
    Found on http://www.e-printing.co.uk/glossary.htm

    Board

    Alternate term for mechanical.
    Found on http://www.printusa.com/glos.htm

    Board

    An individual piece of the lane (total of 40 or sometimes 41) which run its length and are numbered from 1 on the right for right-handers and from 1 on the left for left-handers.
    Found on http://www.bowlersparadise.com/help/glossary.shtml

    Board

    Another name for a control desk, either lighting (most usually) or sound.
    Found on http://www.britishtheatreguide.info/otherresources/glossary/glosswz.htm

    Board

    Another name for a control desk, either lighting (most usually) or sound.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21207

    Board

    Board was British army Second World War slang for medical board.
    Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/ZBA.HTM

    Board

    Converted timber of small size, but very wide relative to the thickness.
    Found on http://www.woodworkersuk.co.uk/blog/carpentry-and-joinery-glossary/carpentr

    Board

    In Texas Hold'em, the community cards which are dealt face up in the center of the poker table are, together, called the board. These cards are used by each player at the table to create their best possible poker hand.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20611
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