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A firm cardboard for making boxes.
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(General Engineering) a tough paperboard made from wood and wastepaper pulp: used for making boxes, etc
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(ˈbɒksˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd)

cardboard used for making cartons.
[1835–45, Amer.]
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