Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A thin slip of wood used to justify a page.
  • n. A thin veneer or leaf of wood used for covering the surface of articles of furniture etc.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A thin slip of wood used to justify a page.
  • n. A thin veneer of leaf of wood used for covering the surface of articles of furniture, and the like.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A very thin board, such as is used for the back of a picture or a looking-glass.
  • n. In printing, a thin strip of wood, less than type-high, formerly used around pages of type to aid in getting exact margins and register. Cardboard is now used for this purpose.

Etymologies

scale +‎ board (Wiktionary)

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