[ awf-bawrd, ‐bohrd, of‐ ]
/ ˈɔfˈbɔrd, ‐ˈboʊrd, ˈɒf‐ /
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not carried, installed, etc., within a vehicle or electronic device: offboard software to track and control the robot's movement.
Finance. over-the-counter (def. 1).
verb (used with object) Business.
to interact and exchange information with (a departing employee) so as to ensure a smooth transition, protect company assets, etc.
to manage the end of a business relationship with (a customer) so as to maintain goodwill, protect confidential data, etc.
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[ awf-bawrd, -bohrd, of- ]
/ ˈɔfˈbɔrd, -ˈboʊrd, ˈɒf- /
adjective, adverb Stock Exchange.
outside of a major exchange, as over the counter or between private parties: an off-board transaction.
Origin of off-board
First recorded in 1945–50
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021
How to use offboard in a sentence
As with any employment termination, the government has taken steps to offboard Andrew Saul as we would any other former employee.Fired and defiant, former Social Security chief is cut off from agency computers|Lisa Rein|July 13, 2021|Washington Post