flannel board


[flan-l-bawrd, -bohrd]
a flannel-covered surface to which other flannel pieces, as letters of the alphabet, numbers, etc., adhere merely by contact, used mainly in schools as a visual aid.

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flannelboard or flannelgraph (ˈflænəlˌbɔːd, ˈflænəlˌɡrɑːf, -ˌɡræf)
a visual aid used in teaching consisting of a board covered with flannel to which pictures, diagrams, etc will stick when pressed on
flannelgraph or flannelgraph

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