fibreboard


Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to fibreboard: particleboard

fibreboard

(ˈfaɪbəˌbɔːd) or

fiberboard

n
(Building) a building material made of compressed wood or other plant fibres, esp one in the form of a thin semirigid sheet
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fibreboard - wallboard composed of wood chips or shavings bonded together with resin and compressed into rigid sheets
Masonite - a type of fiberboard
dry wall, drywall, wallboard - a wide flat board used to cover walls or partitions; made from plaster or wood pulp or other materials and used primarily to form the interior walls of houses
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
Translations

fibreboard

fiberboard (US) [ˈfaɪbəbɔːd] Nfibra f vulcanizada
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

fibreboard

[ˈfaɪbərbɔːrd] (British) fiberboard (US) npanneau m de fibres
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

fibreboard

fiberboard (Am) [ˈfaɪbəˌbɔːd] npannello di fibre
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
References in periodicals archive ?
The new fibreboard range, built by Gloucester-based LifeArt Coffins, look like traditional models.
For making fibreboard, the hemp shives and wood particles were ground with separative milling by a semi-industrial disintegrator DSL-115.
Bauchongkol, "Effects of thermal treatment of rubberwood fibres on physical and mechanical properties of medium density fibreboard," Journal of Tropical Forest Science, vol.
Summary: As of August 1, import licensing is introduced in Belarus for certain types of chipboard and fibreboard
(2001): Development of high-performance UF-bonded reed and wheat straw medium density fibreboard; Journal of Wood Science.
30 January 2015 - The Supreme Court of British Columbia has granted a final order approving the previously announced proposed combination of Canadian fibreboard makers Ainsworth Lumber Co.
Jamie Webb, Norwich Zena says: If you screwed the hooks into the fibreboard without a rawl plug, it was only a matter of time before it gave way as it had very little support.
Over the years, I'm sure you've seen the circular boxmaker's certificate shown in Figure 1 on more fibreboard boxes than you'd care to admit.
Michael, of Oldmeldrum, Aberdeenshire, suffered severe injuries when a pile of fibreboard sheets fell on top of him and crushed him.
The technology falls into five main types: plywood, chipboard, fibreboard, hardboard and oriented strand board, also known as sterling board.