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English definition of “board”

board

verb     /bɔːd/
GET ON A VEHICLE [I, T] B1 to get on a bus, boat, aircraft, etc: He boarded the train to London.Boarding and alighting from modes of transport
TRAIN/AIRCRAFT ETC [I] If an aircraft, train, etc is boarding, passengers are getting onto it: The plane is now boarding at gate 26.Boarding and alighting from modes of transport
(Definition of board verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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