[plas-ter-bawrd, -bohrd, plah-ster-] /ˈplæs tərˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd, ˈplɑ stər-/
a material used for insulating or covering walls, or as a lath, consisting of paper-covered sheets of gypsum and felt.
a thin rigid board, in the form of a layer of plaster compressed between two layers of fibreboard, used to form or cover walls
- Plaster bandage
plaster bandage n. A roller bandage impregnated with plaster of Paris and applied moist to make a rigid dressing for a fracture or a diseased joint.
noun 1. any piece of sculpture reproduced in plaster of Paris. noun 1. (surgery) a cast made of plaster of Paris See cast (sense 40) 2. a copy or mould of a sculpture or other object cast in plaster of Paris plaster cast n. See cast.
[plas-terd, plah-sterd] /ˈplæs tərd, ˈplɑ stərd/ adjective, Slang. 1. . [plas-ter, plah-ster] /ˈplæs tər, ˈplɑ stər/ noun 1. a composition, as of lime or gypsum, sand, water, and sometimes hair or other fiber, applied in a pasty form to walls, ceilings, etc., and allowed to harden and dry. 2. powdered gypsum. 3. . 4. a […]
[plas-ter-ing, plah-ster-] /ˈplæs tər ɪŋ, ˈplɑ stər-/ noun 1. the process of working with . 2. a coating of . 3. a decisive defeat; drubbing. [plas-ter, plah-ster] /ˈplæs tər, ˈplɑ stər/ noun 1. a composition, as of lime or gypsum, sand, water, and sometimes hair or other fiber, applied in a pasty form to walls, […]