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Noun1.gameboard - a flat portable surface (usually rectangular) designed for board gamesgameboard - a flat portable surface (usually rectangular) designed for board games; "he got out the board and set up the pieces"
backgammon board - the board on which backgammon is played
checker board, checkerboard - a board having 64 squares of two alternating colors
cribbage board - a board with pegs and regularly spaced holes for holding the pegs; used for keeping the score in a game of cribbage
dart board, dartboard - a circular board of wood or cork used as the target in the game of darts
go board - a board used for playing go
monopoly board - a board used for playing monopoly
Ouija, Ouija board - a board with the alphabet on it; used with a planchette to spell out supernatural messages
pegboard - a board perforated with regularly spaced holes into which pegs can be fitted
punchboard - a small board full of holes; each hole contains a slip of paper with symbols printed on it; a gambler pays a small sum for the privilege of pushing out a slip in the hope of obtaining one that entitles him to a prize
surface - the outer boundary of an artifact or a material layer constituting or resembling such a boundary; "there is a special cleaner for these surfaces"; "the cloth had a pattern of red dots on a white surface"
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Since then generations of fans have rolled two six-sided dice to move around the gameboard buying and trading properties, and develop them with houses and hotels.
Players take turns answering questions on a virtual gameboard and the controller is their touch-screen phone.
Lucy needs to create a two-digit number through choosing two of these cards; one card to place into the tens column of her gameboard and one card to place into the ones column.
After taking a closer look at the gameboard, Emily discovers that a new puzzle piece has been added.
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On one hand, I was elated to see it appear, and I continue to be impressed with <i>DY's</i> visual presence: its iconic approach lends it an aesthetic that continually strikes me as a blend of Monopoly tokens on the gameboard with an inscrutable shadowscape by Edward Hopper.
Contents include: Gameboard, Play coins (18 half dollars, 25 quarters, 20 dimes, 20 nickels, & 25 pennies), Play currency (30 each of $1, $5, $10, & $20), 6 pawns, Take-a-Chance cards and Instructions.