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clapboardnoun

uk   /ˈklæp.bɔːd/  us   /ˈklæp.bɔːrd/
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clapboardnoun [U]

 us   /ˈklæb·ərd/  /ˈklæpˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd/
a ​narrowboard used to ​cover the ​outsidewalls of a ​building by ​laying one ​board over ​part of the one already ​attached below it
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