a government department concerned with public health.
Bill (“Bojangles”) 1878–1949, U.S. tap dancer. Boardman [bawrd-muh n,, bohrd-] /ˈbɔrd mən,, ˈboʊrd-/ (Show IPA), 1876–1952, U.S. painter and illustrator, born in Nova Scotia. Brooks Calbert, born 1937, U.S. baseball player. Edward G (Emanuel Goldenberg) 1893–1973, U.S. actor, born in Romania. Edwin Arlington, 1869–1935, U.S. poet. Frank, born 1935, U.S. baseball player: first black manager […]
a system of cubic measure in which the unit is the board foot. Historical Examples Handwork in Wood William Noyes Handwork in Wood William Noyes noun a system of units for measuring wood based on the board foot. 1980 board feet equal one standard
the governing body of a county in many U.S. states, especially in the Midwest and the East, consisting of from 15 to 100 members elected from towns, townships, cities, or wards.
an association of business people. Board of Trade, (in England) the national ministry that supervises and encourages commerce and industry. noun (US & Canadian) another name for a chamber of commerce noun (in the United Kingdom) a ministry within the Department of Trade: responsible for the supervision of commerce and the promotion of export trade