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A construction and insulating sheet material made of compressed and baked granules of cork.


(Building) a thin slab made of granules of cork, used as a floor or wall finish and as an insulator


(ˈkɔrkˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd)

1. an insulating material made of compressed cork, used in building, for industrial purposes, etc.
2. a bulletin board made of this material.
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Noun1.corkboard - a heat-insulating building material consisting of cork granules that are made into sheets by compressing and baking
insulant, insulating material, insulation - a material that reduces or prevents the transmission of heat or sound or electricity
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And picture frames can no longer be your typical behind-glass, drop-the-photo-in variety; they must have alternative photo displays and serve several functions, which is why many of them now feature chalkboard or corkboard styles with clothespins or other clever means for attaching photos.
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