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chipboard

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Pronunciation: /ˈtʃɪpbɔːd
 
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Definition of chipboard in English:

noun

[mass noun]
Material made in rigid sheets from compressed wood chips and resin, often coated or veneered, used in furniture, buildings, etc.
Example sentences
  • ‘Aye, aye, Cap'n,’ I salute, as Nutter, Andy and Clem start to shift the new counters - all MDF, chipboard and mahogany-style veneer.
  • People should also try to reuse incoming boxes for outgoing deliveries, recycle packaging materials such as cardboard, chipboard, bags, plastics etc., along with recycling food and beverage containers.
  • Forms constructed using metal, wood, fabric or chipboard are bakeable.

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