duckboard

[ duhk-bawrd, -bohrd ]
/ ˈdʌkˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd /
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noun

a board or boards laid as a track or floor over wet or muddy ground.

Nearby words

  1. duck-egg,
  2. duck-egg blue,
  3. duck-legged,
  4. duck-walk,
  5. duckbill,
  6. ducker,
  7. duckface,
  8. duckfoot quote,
  9. duckfooted,
  10. duckie

Origin of duckboard

First recorded in 1915–20; duck1 + board

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British Dictionary definitions for duckboard

duckboard

/ (ˈdʌkˌbɔːd) /

noun

a board or boards laid so as to form a floor or path over wet or muddy ground
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