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drainboard

(ˈdreɪnbɔːd)
n
the US term for draining board

drain•board

(ˈdreɪn bɔrd, -boʊrd)
n.
an inclined surface beside or on a kitchen sink for draining dishes.
[1900–05]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.drainboard - a board beside a kitchen sink and inclined to drain into the sink
board - a flat piece of material designed for a special purpose; "he nailed boards across the windows"
Translations
odkapávač na nádobí
opvaskebord
kuivausteline
daska za cijeđenje
水切り板
식기 건조대
avrinningsyta
กระดานที่ใช้วางเครื่องใช้ในครัวให้แห้ง
tấm thoát nước

drainboard

[ˈdreɪnbɔːrd] (US) négouttoir m

drainboard

لَوْحَةٌ لِتَصْريفِ الماء odkapávač na nádobí opvaskebord Abtropfbrett πιατοθήκη στραγγίσματος escurridero, escurridor kuivausteline égouttoir daska za cijeđenje scolapiatti 水切り板 식기 건조대 afdruiprek tørkebrett ociekacz escorredor de pratos сушилка для посуды avrinningsyta กระดานที่ใช้วางเครื่องใช้ในครัวให้แห้ง damlalıklı eviye tấm thoát nước 滴水板
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