Scaleboard
Scaleboard Scale"board` (?; commonly ?), n. [3d scale + board.] 1. (Print.) A thin slip of wood used to justify a page. [Obs.] --Crabb. [1913 Webster]

2. A thin veneer of leaf of wood used for covering the surface of articles of furniture, and the like. [1913 Webster]

{Scaleboard plane}, a plane for cutting from a board a wide shaving forming a scaleboard. [1913 Webster]


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  • scaleboard — A board or shingle upon which a weigher at a scales marks the weights of single loads weighed by him, the entry for his scalebook being made from the tally of the figures on the scaleboard. Crane Lumber Co. v Otter Creek Lumber Co. 79 Mich 307,… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • scaleboard — /skayl bawrd , bohrd , skab euhrd/, n. 1. a very thin board, as for the back of a picture. 2. Print. a thin strip of wood used in justifying. 3. a thin sheet of wood used as veneer. [1705 15; SCALE1 + BOARD] * * * …   Universalium

  • scaleboard — n. very thin board used for the back of a mirror or picture; thin sheet of wood used as veneer for covering the surface of furniture; thin strip of wood used for justifying a page (Printing) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • scaleboard — /ˈskeɪlbɔd/ (say skaylbawd), /ˈskæbəd/ (say skabuhd) noun 1. a very thin board, as for the back of a picture. 2. Printing a thin strip of wood used in justifying. 3. a thin sheet of wood used as veneer, etc. {scale1 + board} …   Australian English dictionary

  • scaleboard — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: scale (V) + board 1. archaic : thin strips of sheet iron used by printers as leads; also : thin strips of material (as wood or paperboard) placed in an imposed form before locking up 2 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Scaleboard plane — Scaleboard Scale board (?; commonly ?), n. [3d scale + board.] 1. (Print.) A thin slip of wood used to justify a page. [Obs.] Crabb. [1913 Webster] 2. A thin veneer of leaf of wood used for covering the surface of articles of furniture, and the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • SS-12 Scaleboard — Startrampe 9P120 und Rakete 9M76 des Raketenkomplexes Temp S Die SS 12 Scaleboard war eine taktische ballistische Boden Boden Rakete aus sowjetischer Produktion. Der GRAU Index lautet OTR 22 Temp. Der Systemindex der russischen Streitkräfte… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • SS-12 — Startrampe 9P120 und Rakete 9M76 des Raketenkomplexes Temp S Die SS 12 Scaleboard ist eine taktische ballistische Boden Boden Rakete aus russischer Produktion. Der GRAU Index lautet OTR 22 Temp. Der Systemindex der russischen Streitkräfte lautet… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Темп-С — «Темп С» Индекс ГРАУ: 9К76 по договору РСМД: ОТР 22 по классификации НАТО: SS 12/SS 22 Scaleboard …   Википедия

  • NATO-Code-Name — Die NATO Codenamen waren Bezeichnungen für Waffen, Waffensysteme, Ausrüstungsteile und Fahrzeuge der Warschauer Pakt Staaten oder anderer Staaten wie der Volksrepublik China und Nordkorea. In einigen Veröffentlichungen werden die Bezeichnungen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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