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A trademark for a type of fiberboard employed for insulation, paneling, or partitions.
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(Building) trademark Austral and NZ a kind of dark brown hardboard used for partitions, lining, etc
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(ˈmeɪ səˌnaɪt)
a brand of hardboard.
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Noun1.Masonite - a type of fiberboardMasonite - a type of fiberboard      
fiberboard, fibreboard, particle board - wallboard composed of wood chips or shavings bonded together with resin and compressed into rigid sheets
trademark - a formally registered symbol identifying the manufacturer or distributor of a product
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Masonite International Corporation (NYSE:DOOR) disclosed on Monday that Cory Sorice has been appointed as senior vice president (SVP) and chief innovation officer, effective 19 August 2019.
Since joining Masonite in early June, I have immersed myself in the business and witnessed our employees' commitment to delivering results and this quarter is no exception.
There are also artworks on Masonite boards by first generation 'Tinga Tinga' artists, which he sold to the Kenyan government in l976, and are displayed in the Murumbi Gallery at the Kenya National Archives.
Byrne has served as a director of Masonite International Corporation and has been chairman of the board of Masonite since July 2010.
Thomas worked as a corporate attorney for Dole Valve Company, Eaton Yale, Masonite, and International Paper during his long career.
Florida, US-based door manufacturer Masonite International Corp.
The closure spurred him to look a little closer at what else the company could do, and through his contacts at Flakeboard, came across a small manufacturer in Collingwood producing doorjambs for Masonite, a U.S.-headquartered doormaker.
1 The ASPIRO SERIES AUTHENTIC STILE AND RAIL doors from Masonite are offered in a range of domestic and exotic wood veneers as well as custom-made looks.
Once the research phase was complete, students began composing their works on large Masonite boards (minimum of 16" x 20", but most went even bigger than this).
In those early days she had already found her signature materials, too: acrylic on Masonite, a surface resistant enough for her careful brushwork and desired ultraflat finish.
Sultan combines industrial subject matter with industrial materials, such as tar and Masonite tiles, to create large-scale works that have such a physical presence they can be considered as much relief sculptures as paintings.