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Line breaks: paste|board
Pronunciation: /ˈpeɪs(t)bɔːd

Definition of pasteboard in English:


[mass noun]
A type of thin board made by pasting together sheets of paper: [as modifier]: a pasteboard ticket
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  • Lay this paper or pasteboard on the ground intended to receive the figure… and with a stiff, smooth brush, paint with a quick vibration over the whole figure. - Then take up the paper and you will have the entire figure on the ground.
  • However, closer examination of the structure of the pocket, particularly the fibers used to make the paper and pasteboard, suggests early nineteenth-century manufacture.
  • Some were made of wood, others of pasteboard, but the element that gives them such charm is the brightly colored wallpapers that were used to decorate them.

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