hardboard

[ hahrd-bawrd, -bohrd ]
/ ˈhɑrdˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd /

noun

a material made from wood fibers compressed into sheets, having many household and industrial uses.

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Origin of hardboard

First recorded in 1925–30; hard + board
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British Dictionary definitions for hardboard

hardboard
/ (ˈhɑːdˌbɔːd) /

noun

a thin stiff sheet made of compressed sawdust and wood pulp bound together with plastic adhesive or resin under heat and pressure
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