Definition of millboard in English:

millboard

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Pronunciation: /ˈmɪlbɔːd
 
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noun

[mass noun]
  • Stiff grey pasteboard, used for the covers of books.
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    • 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.

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