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pressboard

[pres-bawrd, -bohrd] /ˈprɛsˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd/
noun
1.
a kind of millboard or pasteboard.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10; press1 + board
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  • It usually does not include linerboard or pressboard, such as cereal boxes and shoe boxes.
  • Heavy pressboard file folders or red rope pockets should be used for filing large volumes of records that cannot be separated.
  • pressboard folders with fasteners do not have to be taken apart.
  • Other technicians are punching holes through the pressboard or cardboard material in the expansion joint.

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