drafting board

drafting board
noun
a smooth board on which paper is placed for making drawings (Freq. 1)
Syn: ↑drawing board
Hypernyms: ↑board

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noun

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drafting board,
= drawing board. (Cf.drawing board)

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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