Definition of millboard in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈmɪlbɔːd


[mass noun]
Stiff grey 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.

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