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corkboard

[ kawrk-bawrd, -bohrd ]
/ ˈkɔrkˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd /
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noun
an insulating material made of compressed cork, used in building, for industrial purposes, etc.
a bulletin board made of this material.
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Origin of corkboard

First recorded in 1890–95; cork + board

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British Dictionary definitions for corkboard

corkboard
/ (ˈkɔːkˌbɔːd) /

noun
a thin slab made of granules of cork, used as a floor or wall finish and as an insulator
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