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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A long thin plank with one edge thicker than the other v. - Cover with long thin planks.

Usage examples (32)
  • Moreover, the great demand for beer-barrel stock made "clapboard" good and profitable return lading.
  • "clapboard" roof -- on one side flanked by a rude horse-shed, on the other by a corn-crib of split rails.
  • The Waytansea Hotel is a smudge of white clapboard.
  • A clapboard is gone, and then another, and finally all. for more
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