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n. - The act of passengers and crew getting aboard a ship or aircraft; A structure of boards.

Usage examples (30)
  • In the battle off Cape St. Vincent, Nelson gave orders for boarding the "San Josef," exclaiming "Westminster Abbey, or victory!"
  • Noun : an uneventful boarding
  • Noun : a cutting board. ,The play will go on the boards next week. ,his first time running on boards. ,twenty dollars a day for room and board....
  • Verb (used without object) : Several of us board at the same rooming house for more
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