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floorboard

noun [C] uk   /ˈflɔː.bɔːd/ us    /ˈflɔːr.bɔːrd/
one of the long, straight pieces of wood used to make a floor
Translations of “floorboard”
in Korean 마루청…
in Arabic خَشَب الأرْضِيّة…
in Portuguese tábua de assoalho…
in Catalan llata (del terra)…
in Japanese 床板…
in Italian listone (di pavimenti in legno)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 木質地板條…
in Russian половица…
in Turkish parke, zemin döşemesi, ahşap döşeme…
in Chinese (Simplified) 木质地板条…
in Polish deska podłogowa…
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