Definition of Bristol board in English:

Bristol board

Syllabification: Bris·tol board


Fine, smooth pasteboard used for drawing or cutting.
More example sentences
  • In the first step, photograms were produced by arranging a set of Bristol board strips of differing widths.
  • We needed Bristol board and markers to make signs.
  • I cut sheets of Bristol board to size and draw everything in pencil.


early 19th century: named after the city of Bristol in southwestern England.

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