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noun 
  1. A relatively long, wide and thin piece of saw, sawn wood or similar material, usually intended for use in construction.
  2. The amount paid for meals and lodging.
  3. A device (eg, switchboard) containing electrical switches and other controls and designed to control lights, sound, telephone connections, etc.
  4. Short for e.g. blackboard, whiteboard, chessboard and surfboard.
  5. A committee that manages the business of an organization.
  6. (context, basketball, colloquial) A rebound.
  7. (nautical) The side of a ship.
  8. (nautical) The distance a sailing vessel runs between tacks when working to windward
  9. (context, ice hockey) The wall that surrounds an ice hockey rink, often in plural.
verb 
  1. To step or climb onto or otherwise enter a ship or aircraft.
  2. To provide someone with meals and lodging, usually in exchange for money.
  3. To receive meals and lodging in exchange for money.
  4. (nautical) To capture an enemy ship by going alongside and grappling her, then invading her with a boarding party
Etymology: bord.


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