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A corrugated or solid cardboard used to make containers.
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a form of paperboard, either corrugated or solid, that is used to make containers
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(kənˈteɪ nərˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd)

paperboard used in making containers, as corrugated paper or cardboard.
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