[ stawr-ee-bawrd, stohr-ee-bohrd ]
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  1. a panel or panels on which a sequence of sketches depict the significant changes of action and scene in a planned film, as for a movie, television show, or advertisement.

Origin of storyboard

Probably earlier than 1945–50; story1 + board

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British Dictionary definitions for storyboard


/ (ˈstɔːrɪˌbɔːd) /

  1. (in films, television, advertising, etc) a series of sketches or photographs showing the sequence of shots or images planned for a film

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