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scaleboard

[skeyl-bawrd, -bohrd, skab-erd] /ˈskeɪlˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd, ˈskæb ərd/
noun
1.
a very thin board, as for the back of a picture.
2.
Printing. a thin strip of wood used in justifying.
3.
a thin sheet of wood used as veneer.
Origin
1705-1715
1705-15; scale1 + board
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British Dictionary definitions for scaleboard

scaleboard

/ˈskeɪlˌbɔːd; ˈskæbəd/
noun
1.
a very thin piece of board, used for backing a picture, as a veneer, etc
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