noun Date: 1549 cardboard

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  • Paperboard — Corrugated fiberboard made from paperboard Paperboard is a thick paper based material. While there is no rigid differentiation between paper and paperboard, paperboard is generally thicker (usually over 0.25 mm/0.010 in or 10 points)… …   Wikipedia

  • paperboard — /pay peuhr bawrd , bohrd /, n. 1. a thick, stiff cardboard composed of layers of paper or paper pulp compressed together; pasteboard. adj. 2. of, pertaining to, or made of paperboard. [1540 50; PAPER + BOARD] * * * …   Universalium

  • paperboard — pa•per•board [[t]ˈpeɪ pərˌbɔrd, ˌboʊrd[/t]] n. 1) a thick, stiff cardboard composed of layers of paper or paper pulp compressed together; pasteboard 2) of or made of paperboard • Etymology: 1540–50 …   From formal English to slang

  • paperboard — kartonas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Storas kietas popierius, kurio 1 m² masė didesnė negu 150–250 g. atitikmenys: angl. board; cardboard; paperboard; pasteboard rus. картон …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • paperboard — noun A thick paper, or thin cardboard …   Wiktionary

  • Paperboard — Картон, папка; Картон …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • paperboard — n. cardboard, pasteboard, board made from layers of compressed paper …   English contemporary dictionary

  • paperboard — noun cardboard or pasteboard …   English new terms dictionary

  • paperboard — /ˈpeɪpəbɔd/ (say paypuhbawd) noun material like paper but thicker, stronger and more rigid, used in folding cartons, electrical insulators, coasters, etc …   Australian English dictionary

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