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plas·ter·board

 (plăs′tər-bôrd′)
n.
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plasterboard

(ˈplɑːstəˌbɔːd)
n
(Building) a thin rigid board, in the form of a layer of plaster compressed between two layers of fibreboard, used to form or cover walls
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plas•ter•board

(ˈplæs tərˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd, ˈplɑ stər-)

n.
a material used for insulating or covering walls, or as a lath, consisting of paper-covered sheets of gypsum and felt.
[1905–10]
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drywall, plasterboard - Drywall is a building material made of a sheet of plaster covered with heavy paper on both sides; it is also called plasterboard.
See also related terms for plaster.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.plasterboard - wallboard with a gypsum plaster core bonded to layers of paper or fiberboardplasterboard - wallboard with a gypsum plaster core bonded to layers of paper or fiberboard; used instead of plaster or wallboard to make interior walls
Sheetrock - a kind of plasterboard
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
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Translations

plasterboard

[ˈplɑːstəbɔːd] Ncartón m de yeso, pladur ® m (Sp)
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plasterboard

[ˈplɑːstərbɔːrd] nplaque f de plâtre, Placoplâtre® mplaster cast n
(MEDICINE)plâtre m
(for sculpture)moule m en plâtre
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

plasterboard

[ˈplɑːstəˌbɔːd] nlastra di cartongesso
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
References in periodicals archive ?
M2 EQUITYBITES-April 25, 2019-Saint-Gobain Acquires Mexican Plasterboard Maker Kfauf
We had artex for years so we put plasterboard over it, then skimmed and painted.
This wasn't enough to cover the artex so we put plasterboard over it, then skimmed and painted it.
HYou can get holes in your plasterwork for many reasons: maybe the plaster is old and wearing out or has been damaged, maybe some drywall (plasterboard) has been bashed, or even - and this is more common than you'd think - someone's put their foot through the ceiling while trampling around in the loft.
Sheets of fine sandpaper, 80-100 grit Measuring plasterboard what type of wall are you repairing?
TechNavio's analysts forecast the Plasterboard market in the APAC region to grow at a CAGR of 11.13 percent over the period 2014-2019.
Labour Party's housing spokesman Phil Twyford raised his party's concerns after German-headquartered Knauf Plasterboard said it would review its operations in New Zealand.
Boral contributed its Gypsum division to the (JV), which includes its plasterboard operations in Australia and Asia.
LBGA is a plasterboard joint venture between Boral and Lafarge (EPA:LG), and has the largest plasterboard network in Asia.
FIRST Option Services opened in Scotland in April 2010 when legislation banning the landfill disposal of waste plasterboard came into force.
Arrow Gypsum Recycling Ltd, a plasterboard re-processing plant facility recently opened at the Crucible Business Park.