a siding consisting of wide boards or of sheets of plywood set vertically with butt joints covered by battens.
noun another name for duplicate bridge Historical Examples The Hallowell Partnership Katharine Holland Brown
the process of certifying that a physician has passed an examination and met the standards of a professional organization representing a particular medical specialty.
chairman of the board. the chief officer of a business corporation, elected by its board of directors and charged with the supervision and management of high-level affairs of the company, as making corporate policy or approving actions of the president and vice presidents.
a body check in which the opponent is thrown against the wooden wall enclosing the rink. Compare check1 (def 37).