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There's a loose board in the bedroom floor.
Boards had been nailed up to cover the broken window.
The board said "Danger – Keep Out."
The final grades were posted on the board.
The train station has an electronic board showing all departure times.
an advisory/editorial board
She was appointed to the board investigating lapses in airport security.
The local school board is trying to raise teachers' salaries.
The hospital's board of trustees voted for the merger.
This is the American English definition of board. View British English definition of board.
getting smaller, weaker, or less important
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