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n. - Writing surface used on the upper thighs as a table or desk.

Usage examples (21)
  • Height of the lapboard is usually the same as for armrests.
  • Last, but not least, there's the lapboard my grandfather made for my mother when she was 8 1926.
  • Returning to his Morris chair and the redoubtable lapboard astride it, Grey resumed being the most successful and popular author of his age.
  • She was wearing a nightgown hitched up above her knees, wide-spread thighs supporting a lapboard and pad upon which she was writing intently. for more
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