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Meaning of “blackboard” in the English Dictionary

"blackboard" in British English

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blackboardnoun [C]

uk   /ˈblæk.bɔːd/  us   /-bɔːrd/ (US also chalkboard)
A2 a ​darksurface on a ​wall or ​frame that a ​teacher writes on with chalk (= ​whitesubstance)

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(Definition of blackboard from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"blackboard" in American English

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blackboardnoun [C]

 us   /ˈblækˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd/
a ​chalkboard
(Definition of blackboard from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “blackboard”
in Arabic سَبّورة…
in Korean 칠판…
in Portuguese lousa…
in Catalan pissarra…
in Japanese 黒板…
in Chinese (Simplified) 黑板…
in Turkish kara tahta…
in Russian классная доска…
in Chinese (Traditional) 黑板…
in Italian lavagna…
in Polish tablica…
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