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containerboard

or con·tain·er board

[ kuhn-tey-ner-bawrd, -bohrd ]
/ kənˈteɪ nərˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd /
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noun
any paperboard used in making containers, as corrugated paper or cardboard.
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Origin of containerboard

First recorded in 1920–25; container + board
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