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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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We had not quite discarded the tents and raupo huts in which we first lived, and we were quite proud of the few scattered weatherboarded houses which began to mark out the lines of the streets.
Cute and weatherboarded from the outside, it has four bedrooms as well as a large kitchen-dining room.
It's now become the spectacular House In The Clouds - a 70ft weatherboarded cottage that sleeps 10 in five bedrooms with three bathrooms.
When Miraphora decided to upsize 10 years ago, she almost didn't bother to view the three -bedroom, weatherboarded house.