Definition of millboard in English:

millboard

Syllabification: mill·board
Pronunciation: /ˈmilbôrd
 
/

noun

Stiff gray pasteboard, used for the covers of books.
More example sentences
  • The wet mixtures for millboard, paper, and asbestos-cement products are prepared in a beater, as used in paper mills.
  • It is best to keep two ploughs in use, one for the millboard cutting, and one for the edges of the books.
  • After and during forming, the millboard sheet is compressed to give it uniform thickness and to consolidate it.

Definition of millboard in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day neoteny
Pronunciation: niːˈɒt(ə)ni
noun
retention of juvenile features in the adult animal