from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A kind of strawboard or cardboard in which ground cork is mixed with the paper-pulp.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A kind of strawboard or cardboard in which ground cork is mixed with the paper-pulp. It is light, elastic, and a non-conductor of heat and sound.
- n. In currying, a board, with a cork surface, used by a workman to board or grain a skin or hide.
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I chose the size and location of the white-board and cork-board, though my predecessor/successor chose the wall and furniture colours.
When she tacked up the poster on the cork-board and explained the details, I noticed Paul perk up in his seat.
Plus they forgot to take their cork-board, so I can deliver it for them.
My inspiration board is a cork-board that hangs on the wall in my craft room.
Snapshots of staff members and their families were pinned to a cork-board above a round table.
It was a fairly large conference room typical of the kind in many an ad agency: a portable blackboard up front; a good many enlarged photographs and sketches pinned to the cork-board walls, most of them of settings or the plans for settings down on the Big Floor; a long conference table surrounded by men in shirt-sleeves, sweaters, or suit coats.
BACK FOR GRUB 'was still pinned to the cork-board.
'Because of your message,' Mackie said, 'on the cork-board.'
'We telephoned the police and the hospitals and they had no news of a car crash or anything, so then we came out here' Because of your message, 'Mackie said,' on the cork-board. '
The new theme enables users to arrange presentations by placing pictures and notes on a cork-board layout.
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