Definition of scratchboard in English:

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scratchboard

Pronunciation: /ˈskratʃbɔːd/

noun

Another term for scraperboard.
Example sentences
  • Her style varies, ‘I do about 15 different styles,’ she told Art Business News, and she works in a variety of media, including acrylic and scratchboard.
  • The scratchboard, in gold or silver, is laminated with a shiny, metallic base that offers impressive details with minimum effort using any standard scratching tool.
  • First, we drew sunflowers on the inked scratchboard with pencil.

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