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clip·board

 (klĭp′bôrd′)
n.
1. A small writing board with a spring clip at the top for holding papers or a writing pad.
2. Computers A file or an area in memory where cut or copied text and graphics can be temporarily stored before being moved to another location.
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clipboard

(ˈklɪpˌbɔːd)
n
1. a portable writing board with a spring clip at the top for holding paper
2. (Computer Science) a temporary storage area in desktop publishing where text or graphics are held after the cut command or the copy command
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

clip•board

(ˈklɪpˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd)

n.
a small board serving as a portable writing surface, with a clip at the top for holding papers.
[1905–10]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.clipboard - a small writing board with a clip at the top for holding papersclipboard - a small writing board with a clip at the top for holding papers
writing board - work surface consisting of a wide lightweight board that can be placed across the lap and used for writing
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Translations
planchette à pincepresse-papiers

clipboard

[ˈklɪpˌbɔːd] Ntablilla f con sujetapapeles, carpeta f sujetapapeles
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

clipboard

[ˈklɪpbɔːrd] n
(= board) → écritoire m à pince
(COMPUTING)bloc-notes mclip-clop [ˈklɪpˈklɒp] n
the clip-clop of hooves → le clic-clac de sabotsclip-on [ˈklɪpɒn] adjà clip
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

clipboard

[ˈklɪpˌbɔːd] nfermabloc m inv
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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