on board
phrasal 1. aboard 2. in support of a particular objective <
needed to get more senators on board for the bill to pass
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New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • On board — Board Board (b[=o]rd), n. [OE. bord, AS. bord board, shipboard; akin to bred plank, Icel. bor[eth] board, side of a ship, Goth. f[=o]tu baurd footstool, D. bord board, G. brett, bort. See def. 8. [root]92.] 1. A piece of timber sawed thin, and of …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • On-board — may refer to: On Board Diagnostics On Board Data Handling In computing, the term on board often refers to controllers or other devices that are integrated onto a motherboard, used in the metaphoric sense, as well as referring to them being… …   Wikipedia

  • On board — On On ([o^]n), prep. [OE. on, an, o, a, AS. on, an; akin to D. aan, OS. & G. an, OHG. ana, Icel. [=a], Sw. [*a], Goth. ana, Russ. na, L. an , in anhelare to pant, Gr. ana , Zend ana. [root]195. Cf. {A }, 1, {Ana }, {Anon}.] The general… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • on-board — /on bawrd , bohrd , awn /, adj. 1. provided, occurring, etc., on a vehicle: among the ship s many on board services. 2. installed and functional within a vehicle: on board computers for aircraft. Also, onboard. [1965 70; adj. use of adv. phrase… …   Universalium

  • on board — 1. adjective a) On or in a means of transportation. Even when I am on board the plane, I can never feel secure that my luggage is, too. b) Joining in or participating. Is that new teammate properly on board yet? Ant: off board …   Wiktionary

  • On-board diagnostics — On Board Diagnostics, or OBD, in an automotive context, is a generic term referring to a vehicle s self diagnostic and reporting capability. OBD systems give the vehicle owner or a repair technician access to state of health information for… …   Wikipedia

  • On-Board-Diagnose — (OBD) ist ein Fahrzeugdiagnosesystem. Während des Fahrbetriebes werden alle abgasbeeinflussenden Systeme überwacht, zusätzlich weitere wichtige Steuergeräte, deren Daten durch ihre Software zugänglich sind. Auftretende Fehler werden dem Fahrer… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • On-Board-Unit (Mautsystem) — Erfassunggerät für das Lkw Mautsystem Die On Board Unit (OBU) ist ein Gerät, das in Lastkraftwagen eingebaut wird, um die automatische Abrechnung in einem Gebührenerhebungs oder Mautsystem zu ermöglichen. Es gibt mittlerweile verschiedene OBUs am …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • On-board scale — For many types of trucks, knowing the loaded weight is important for operating safely and maximising payload whilst avoiding fines for overloading. There are two ways that a driver can determine the approximate loaded weight either by driving to… …   Wikipedia

  • On-Board Data Handling — The On Board Data Handling (OBDH) subsystem of a spacecraft is the subsystem which carries and stores data between the various electronics units and the ground segment, via the Telemetry, Tracking and Command (TTC) subsystem. In the earlier… …   Wikipedia

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