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duck boards

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  • duck boards — n. boards placed for passing over wet or muddy surfaces …   English contemporary dictionary

  • duck|board — «DUHK BRD, BOHRD», noun. a low structure of boards used in wet or muddy places, as for a temporary sidewalk, or to provide traction for vehicles …   Useful english dictionary

  • flock duck — Raft Raft, n. [Originally, a rafter, spar, and fr. Icel. raptr a rafter; akin to Dan. raft, Prov. G. raff a rafter, spar; cf. OHG. r[=a]fo, r[=a]vo, a beam, rafter, Icel. r[=a]f roof. Cf. {Rafter}, n.] 1. A collection of logs, boards, pieces of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Raft duck — Raft Raft, n. [Originally, a rafter, spar, and fr. Icel. raptr a rafter; akin to Dan. raft, Prov. G. raff a rafter, spar; cf. OHG. r[=a]fo, r[=a]vo, a beam, rafter, Icel. r[=a]f roof. Cf. {Rafter}, n.] 1. A collection of logs, boards, pieces of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • duckboards — duck|boards [ˈdʌkbo:dz US bo:rdz] n [plural] long boards used to make a path over muddy ground …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • duckboards — duck|boards [ dʌk,bɔrdz ] noun plural long wooden boards that you put across MUDDY ground for people to walk on …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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  • Naval Air Station Olathe — Aerial view of NAS Olathe in the 1940s IATA: NUU – ICAO: KNUU Summary …   Wikipedia

  • duckboard — duck•board [[t]ˈdʌkˌbɔrd, ˌboʊrd[/t]] n. a board or boards laid as a track or floor over wet or muddy ground • Etymology: 1915–20 …   From formal English to slang

  • Glossary of contract bridge terms — These terms are used in Contract bridge[1][2] , or the earlier game Auction bridge, using duplicate or rubber scoring. Some of them are also used in Whist, Bid whist, and other trick taking games. This glossary supplements the Glossary of card… …   Wikipedia

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