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[mass noun] A building material consisting of a core of wooden strips between two layers of plywood.
- ‘If you decide to paint the surface, it is wise to paint both sides in order to equalise the surface tensions, which will aid the shaping of the blockboard.’
- ‘We are manufacturer and exporter of plywoods and blockboard in Shandong, China, founded in 1993.’
- ‘This page is your blockboard one-stop source for the competitive price and quality.’
- ‘Our company, founded in 1997, is mainly engaged in the design, manufacture and marketing of blockboard, MDF board, particle board, fiber board, finger joint board, fiber board, etc.’
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.