boxboard

[boks-bawrd, -bohrd]

Origin of boxboard

An Americanism dating back to 1835–45; box1 + board
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British Dictionary definitions for boxboard

boxboard

noun
  1. a tough paperboard made from wood and wastepaper pulp: used for making boxes, etc
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