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weath·er·board

 (wĕth′ər-bôrd′)
n.

weatherboard

(ˈwɛðəˌbɔːd)
n
1. (Building) a timber board, with a groove (rabbet) along the front of its top edge and along the back of its lower edge, that is fixed horizontally with others to form an exterior cladding on a wall or roof. Compare clapboard
2. (Building) a sloping timber board fixed at the bottom of a door to deflect rain
3. (Nautical Terms) the windward side of a vessel
4. (Building) chiefly Also called: weatherboard house Austral and NZ a house having walls made entirely of weatherboards

weath•er•board

(ˈwɛð ərˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd)
n.
2. Naut. the side of a vessel toward the wind.
[1530–40]

weatherboard

clapboard
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.weatherboard - a long thin board with one edge thicker than the otherweatherboard - a long thin board with one edge thicker than the other; used as siding by lapping one board over the board below
siding - material applied to the outside of a building to make it weatherproof
2.weatherboard - the side toward the windweatherboard - the side toward the wind    
windward - the direction from which the wind is coming
Translations
luuvarttiulkolautaylähanka

weatherboard

[ˈweðəbɔːd] Ntabla f de chilla
weatherboard house (US) → casa f de madera

weatherboard

[ˈwɛðəˌbɔːd] ntavola di copertura
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When Miraphora decided to upsize 10 years ago, she almost didn't bother to view the three -bedroom, weatherboarded house.