Strawboard Straw"board`, n. Pasteboard made of pulp of straw. [1913 Webster]

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  • strawboard — [strô′bôrd΄] n. a coarse cardboard made of straw and used in making boxes, etc …   English World dictionary

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  • strawboard — noun A form of cardboard, usually yellow, made from straw …   Wiktionary

  • strawboard — noun board made of straw pulp, used in building (faced with paper) and in book covers …   English new terms dictionary

  • strawboard — /ˈstrɔbɔd/ (say strawbawd) noun coarse, yellow paper board made of straw pulp, used in packing, and for making boxes, etc …   Australian English dictionary

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