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Noun1.gameboard - a flat portable surface (usually rectangular) designed for board gamesgameboard - a flat portable surface (usually rectangular) designed for board games; "he got out the board and set up the pieces"
backgammon board - the board on which backgammon is played
checker board, checkerboard - a board having 64 squares of two alternating colors
cribbage board - a board with pegs and regularly spaced holes for holding the pegs; used for keeping the score in a game of cribbage
dart board, dartboard - a circular board of wood or cork used as the target in the game of darts
go board - a board used for playing go
monopoly board - a board used for playing monopoly
Ouija, Ouija board - a board with the alphabet on it; used with a planchette to spell out supernatural messages
pegboard - a board perforated with regularly spaced holes into which pegs can be fitted
punchboard - a small board full of holes; each hole contains a slip of paper with symbols printed on it; a gambler pays a small sum for the privilege of pushing out a slip in the hope of obtaining one that entitles him to a prize
surface - the outer boundary of an artifact or a material layer constituting or resembling such a boundary; "there is a special cleaner for these surfaces"; "the cloth had a pattern of red dots on a white surface"
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Once children have an understanding of how to use physical chance tools (such as plastic die and gameboard spinners), their understanding of such tools may be extended to the use of virtual tools which simulate the actions of the physical tools.
Simply use physical blocks on the gameboard to create your own layout for the game, snap a picture with the accompanying app, then customize and play your game on a tablet or smartphone:
The challenge remains to form words by placing tiles on a gameboard to score the most points.
Contents include: Gameboard, Play coins (18 half dollars, 25 quarters, 20 dimes, 20 nickels, & 25 pennies), Play currency (30 each of $1, $5, $10, & $20), 6 pawns, Take-a-Chance cards and Instructions.
I worried a bit that their colorful gameboard screen (and their apparent obliviousness to that Queen of Diamonds that could be moved) would be distracting to the students behind them who wanted to pay attention to class.
Chess is a two-player strategy board game played on a chessboard, a checkered gameboard with 64 squares arranged in an eight-by-eight grid.
Doing the dishes will never be dull again with a Monopoly gameboard or Monopoly money themed tea-towel.
Explore creative ways to house and present this title with its built-in gameboard and counters.
com, a company that provides an online social strategy game, outsourced the first iteration of its gameboard, as well as the design of its logo and website.
Although the original function of the fragments is at first unfamiliar, closer inspection reveals bits of gray-blue beadboard and shiny gameboard, alongside frames, metal springs, and what appear to be drawer fronts and other furniture parts with dowels still protruding.
Collectors can kick-start their collection with a starter pack that includes a collectorOs binder, gameboard, rules sheet and 18 cards