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fireboard

[fahyuh r-bawrd, -bohrd] /ˈfaɪərˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd/
noun
1.
a board used to close a fireplace.
2.
Chiefly South Midland U.S. a mantel; mantelpiece.
Origin
1820-1830
1820-30; fire + board
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  • Typically students use sagebrush for a spindle, sagebrush, or cotton wood for a fireboard and willow for a bow.

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