[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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Example sentences
The merger of the strawboard and boxboard manufacturers has at last been competed.
Pressed strawboard was used in the building interior.
Major use of the straw pulp was for strawboard, egg-case fillers, and corrugating paper.
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