Millboard Mill"board` (m[i^]l"b[=o]rd`), n. A kind of stout pasteboard. [1913 Webster]

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  • millboard — /mil bawrd , bohrd /, n. Bookbinding. a strong, thick pasteboard used to make book covers. [1705 15; MILL(ED) + BOARD] * * * …   Universalium

  • millboard — noun A stiff paperboard or pasteboard used as book covers …   Wiktionary

  • Millboard — Толстый картон …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • millboard — n. thick paper used for binding books; stiff grey pasteboard for bookbinding; type of paperboard …   English contemporary dictionary

  • millboard — noun stiff grey pasteboard, used for the covers of books …   English new terms dictionary

  • millboard — mill•board [[t]ˈmɪlˌbɔrd, ˌboʊrd[/t]] n. pri a strong, thick pasteboard used to make book covers • Etymology: 1705–15; mill (ed) +board …   From formal English to slang

  • millboard — /ˈmɪlbɔd/ (say milbawd) noun a strong, thick pasteboard used to make book covers …   Australian English dictionary

  • millboard — n. stout pasteboard for bookbinding etc …   Useful english dictionary

  • Eugenius Harvey Outerbridge — (1860 ndash; November 11, 1932) was a businessman and promoter of patent fiberboard, and the first chairman of the interstate agency known then as the Port of New York Authority. The Port Authority bridge, the Outerbridge Crossing, was named for… …   Wikipedia

  • Coal tar — Tar Tar, n. [OE. terre, tarre, AS. teru, teoru; akin to D. teer, G. teer, theer, Icel. tjara, Sw. tj[ a]ra, Dan. ti[ae]re, and to E. tree. [root]63. See {Tree}.] A thick, black, viscous liquid obtained by the distillation of wood, coal, etc., and …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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