a measuring device having scales for finding the cubic contents of a board without calculation.
a measuring device for estimating the number of board feet in a quantity of wood
the sport of sailing a boat that has no cockpit, as in windsurfing. noun another name for windsurfing
noun (Brit) (formerly) a school managed by a board elected by local ratepayers Historical Examples Social Transformations of the Victorian Age T. H. S. (Thomas Hay Sweet) Escott Man And Superman George Bernard Shaw Britain for the British Robert Blatchford Ghetto Tragedies Israel Zangwill The Belovd Vagabond William J. Locke Coquette Frank Swinnerton Beatrice H. […]
plural noun shorts with longer legs, originally meant to protect a surfer’s legs against the surfboard Contemporary Examples Ban the Speedo! Sean Macaulay October 4, 2009 William and Kate Honeymoon Photos Published Tom Sykes July 9, 2012 noun Examples Word Origin
the broad side of a piece of lumber.