Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A building material composed of wood chips or plant fibers bonded together and compressed into rigid sheets.

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  • n. A material made from wood chips or shavings, which are compressed and bonded with resin and formed into stiff sheets, and used in building or making furniture.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a type of wallboard composed of wood chips or shavings bonded together with resin and compressed into rigid sheets, calle also particle board.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. wallboard composed of wood chips or shavings bonded together with resin and compressed into rigid sheets

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Examples

  • They say fiber from processed and sterilized cow manure could take the place of sawdust in fiberboard, which is used to make everything from furniture to flooring to store shelves.

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  • [Researchers] say that fiber from processed and sterilized cow manure could take the place of sawdust in making fiberboard, which is used to make everything from furniture to flooring to store shelves.

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  • They say that fiber from processed and sterilized cow manure could take the place of sawdust in making fiberboard, which is used to make everything from furniture to flooring to store shelves.

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  • Ken Dow n into fibers to be reused in many products such as fiberboard, upholstery or rewoven into new textiles. "

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  • Cheerfully colored to bring an excitement to your home, it turns out that ‘Twinni’ could also be brought to play as a matt-lacquered MDF (medium density fiberboard) sitting counter with a large storage space capacity.

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  • This is bad news for the composite panel industry, which turns these materials into particleboard and medium-density fiberboard, and outranks the U.S. biomass industry in terms of employees and economic impact, with 21,000 employees and annual sales of $7.9 billion, according to 2006 U.S. Census data.

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  • I'll share one with you: Needing a piece of wood to fill the gap between a screen door and a spring hasp if you don't know what that is, I can't explain it to you, I dismantled a bookcase, removed the back, stacked the books on the floor, and cut off a teensy-tiny piece of fiberboard, solving that problem.

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  • On the far wall hangs "Roofline," a big painting on Mr. Artschwager's preferred rough surface of celotex, a fiberboard material used in residential construction.

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  • It is made of fireproof fiberboard walls on reinforced cement floor with a tin roof.

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  • BBMG Along all the partitions and the cubicles is Homasote, a fiberboard made from plant materials, which acts as a pinboard for working ideas.

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