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clip·board

 (klĭp′bôrd′)
n.
1. A small writing board with a spring clip at the top for holding papers or a writing pad.
2. Computers A file or an area in memory where cut or copied text and graphics can be temporarily stored before being moved to another location.

clipboard

(ˈklɪpˌbɔːd)
n
1. a portable writing board with a spring clip at the top for holding paper
2. (Computer Science) a temporary storage area in desktop publishing where text or graphics are held after the cut command or the copy command

clip•board

(ˈklɪpˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd)

n.
a small board serving as a portable writing surface, with a clip at the top for holding papers.
[1905–10]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.clipboard - a small writing board with a clip at the top for holding papersclipboard - a small writing board with a clip at the top for holding papers
writing board - work surface consisting of a wide lightweight board that can be placed across the lap and used for writing
Translations
planchette à pincepresse-papiers

clipboard

[ˈklɪpˌbɔːd] Ntablilla f con sujetapapeles, carpeta f sujetapapeles

clipboard

[ˈklɪpbɔːrd] n
(= board) → écritoire m à pince
(COMPUTING)bloc-notes mclip-clop [ˈklɪpˈklɒp] n
the clip-clop of hooves → le clic-clac de sabotsclip-on [ˈklɪpɒn] adjà clip

clipboard

[ˈklɪpˌbɔːd] nfermabloc m inv
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By default, Windows Clipboard saves the last 24 items you copied automatically; and you can view your cache of copied content from Word's Home tab (or any Office product's Home tab) by clicking the dropdown arrow located in the bottom-right corner of the Clipboard group, as circled in red in the image to the right.
During the investigation into the fire, which left the unit in tatters, police found the door to the youth project smashed and a bloodstained clipboard nearby.
A MEDICAL supervisor with a clipboard walks without any protective clothing just feet away from a nurse with Ebola.
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8220;One enquirer told me the choice was excellent but he was disappointed because the one thing he would really like is to have his name on his clipboard,” said Sean “We introduced our personal engraving service 6 months ago.
ost of existing daily and weekly maintenance processes are confined to the flat and lifeless world of a clipboard, pencil and paper.
95 iPro Navigator--which is an articulating clipboard and iPad cradle--utilizes the RAM yoke mount clamp, RAM double-socket and one-inch ball.
As the man with the clipboard he has kept us all in check.
When he needed both hands to replace a part, he set the clipboard on a ledge.
So, same situation, same door, same guy, but you "innocently" answer the door holding the clipboard you were using to take notes mere moments before.
India, March 30 -- The clipboard can be rather inefficient at times, especially when you have the need to paste multiple elements between multiple applications.