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  • v. to block doors or windows with boards, either to prevent access or as protection from storms, etc.

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  • v. cover with wooden boards


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  • In 1954, when Hurricane Carol came north, Alrek went house to house helping people board up their windows.

    Strangers at the Feast

  • Coach Attley was posting the times on the board up front and I saw it.

    What Would Emma Do?


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