Definitions

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  • n. A flat piece of wood; a plank or board.

Etymologies

plank +‎ board (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Water fills the ruts in the roads, the declivities in the plankboard steps.

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  • Because I'm a spaz and I hate our baseboard hot-water heaters, I decided to give Tessa an early Xmas present: I got the existing plankboard in our bedroom ripped out, and put electric radiant heat under it.

    a patient etherised upon a table

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