fiberboard
fiberboard fiberboard n. a type of wallboard composed of wood chips or shavings bonded together with resin and compressed into rigid sheets, calle also {particle board}.

Syn: fibreboard, particle board. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Fiberboard — is a type of engineered wood product that is made out of wood fibers. Types of fiberboard (in order of increasing density) include particle board, medium density fiberboard, and hardboard. Fiberboard is sometimes used as a synonym for particle… …   Wikipedia

  • fiberboard — ☆ fiberboard [fī′bərbôrd΄ ] n. 1. a building material consisting of wood or other vegetable fibers compressed into stiff sheets 2. a sheet of this material …   English World dictionary

  • fiberboard — noun Date: 1897 a material made by compressing fibers (as of wood) into stiff sheets; also cardboard …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • fiberboard — /fuy beuhr bawrd , bohrd /, n. 1. a building material made of wood or other plant fibers compressed and cemented into rigid sheets. 2. a sheet of this. [1895 1900; FIBER + BOARD] * * * …   Universalium

  • fiberboard — noun A material made from wood chips or shavings, which are compressed and bonded with resin and formed into stiff sheets, and used in building or making furniture …   Wiktionary

  • Fiberboard — Фибровый картон; листовая фибра; Фибровый картон; Листовая фибра …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • fiberboard — fi|ber|board [ˈfaıbəbo:d US bərbo:rd] n the American spelling of ↑fibreboard …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • fiberboard — fi|ber|board [ faıbər,bɔrd ] noun uncount a hard light substance made from wood fibers pressed together to form boards, used in building …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • fiberboard — n. board made of compressed wood fibers …   English contemporary dictionary

  • fiberboard — noun (U) the American spelling of fibreboard …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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