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peg·board

 (pĕg′bôrd′)
n.
1. A board perforated with a grid or pattern of holes, into which hooks or pegs can be fitted, as for hanging tools or playing certain games.
2. A board fitted with pegs for hanging clothing.

pegboard

(ˈpɛɡˌbɔːd)
n
1. (Games, other than specified) a board having a pattern of holes into which small pegs can be fitted, used for playing certain games or keeping a score
2. (Games, other than specified) another name for solitaire1
3. hardboard perforated by a pattern of holes in which articles may be pegged or hung, as for display

peg•board

(ˈpɛgˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd)

n.
a board with holes into which pegs are placed in patterns, as for playing or scoring certain games.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pegboard - a board perforated with regularly spaced holes into which pegs can be fittedpegboard - a board perforated with regularly spaced holes into which pegs can be fitted
gameboard, board - a flat portable surface (usually rectangular) designed for board games; "he got out the board and set up the pieces"
Translations

pegboard

[ˈpegbɔːd] Ntablero m de clavijas

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Playing with laser-cut wooden gears on a pegboard or programming a robot to drag a dry erase marker across a white board is exciting enough to keep their attention.
Blades should be hung on their own hooks from pegboard or stored individually in a drawer or box to prevent them from rubbing.
The children were observed performing a range of motor skills, including placing pegs in a pegboard, cutting with scissors, copying forms, imitating movements, running, throwing a ball and doing push-ups.
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Props have included a 5,000-pound, 16-foot rotating aluminum wheel (Humachina); a 17-foot-long rocking boat (Trajectoire); and a large vertical pegboard resembling an oversized S&M device (D2R).
Many of these black-and-white pieces employ a modular alphabet first devised by the artist in 2007, in which letterforms are constructed with cinder blocks arranged on a pegboard grid and photographed, with a cardboard slash symbol ("/") or asterisk ("*") occasionally appearing as a graphic substitutes for a letter.