[ flash-bawrd, -bohrd ]
/ ˈflæʃˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd /
noun Civil Engineering.
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Examples from the Web for flashboard
Thus meditating he drew nearer to the place where the flashboard was down and the water poured into the rocky river bed.
The water poured over the flashboard with a splashing murmur at that distance, and ran down under the bridge in a rocky bed.
British Dictionary definitions for flashboard
/ (ˈflæʃˌbɔːd) /
a board or boarding that is placed along the top of a dam to increase its height and capacityAlso called: stop log, stop plank
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