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There's a loose board in the bedroom floor.
Boards had been nailed across the broken window.
The board said 'Danger – Keep Out'.
The exam results were pinned up 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 hospital's board of trustees voted for the merger.
The board of governors has approved the appointment of a new head teacher.
The local school board is trying to raise teachers' salaries.
This is the British English definition of board. View American English definition of board.
if a cat purrs, it makes a continuous quiet low sound because it is happy
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