straw board


[straw-bawrd, -bohrd]
coarse, yellow paperboard made of straw pulp, used in packing, for making boxes, etc.

1840–50; straw + board Unabridged
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strawboard (ˈstrɔːˌbɔːd)
a board made of compressed straw and adhesive, used esp in book covers

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