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pasteboard

[′pāst‚bȯrd]
(materials)
A type of thin cardboard made from gluing together two or more sheets of paper.
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Big green eyes had been painted upon it, but in the center of the chin were two small holes made in the pasteboard, so that the Chief could see through them with his own tiny eyes; for when the big head was fastened upon his shoulders the eyes in his own natural head were on a level with the false chin.
But they threw him into the river for asking foolish questions, and laughed when the water ruined his pasteboard head before he could swim out again.
Moreover, there was a band of music in pasteboard caps; four something-ean singers in the costume of their country, and a dozen hired waiters in the costume of THEIR country--and very dirty costume too.
This was the character which the little terrier in question had once sustained; if there had been any doubt upon the subject he would speedily have resolved it by his conduct; for not only did he, on seeing Short, give the strongest tokens of recognition, but catching sight of the flat box he barked so furiously at the pasteboard nose which he knew was inside, that his master was obliged to gather him up and put him into his pocket again, to the great relief of the whole company.
For CT examination, the falcon was loosely wrapped in a towel that covered its eyes and placed in a pasteboard box between 2 rolled-up towels.
When in 1787, Catherine II traveled southward to inspect her new provinces, General Potemkin, the Governor of the Ukraine, filled the lonely Russian steppes with pasteboard models of villages to give the impression of flourishing life to the fast-driving sovereign; instead of pasteboard, however, they [the Nazis] used life itself to construct their imaginary villages.
Anyone who buys Red Roofs in Bates Lane, Tanworth in Arden, won't need to pack their toolkit, paint brush or pasteboard.
All characters must seem like living, breathing human beings, she demanded, "not pasteboard people to be knocked down in the final chapter.
Peek-a-Boo Promises: God Is Always With You" is a delightful interactive pasteboard book about taking refuge and comfort in God, as taught in Bible verses.
Since the rifle load of 70 grains of powder was considered to have too much recoil, the carbine load was reduced to 55 grains of powder and the excess airspace filled with pasteboard wads.
Using Babylon Translator for Kindle Fire, users have mobile access to many of the same features that they enjoy on their desktop, mobile and Android, including: Pasteboard Integration, comprehensive dictionary results from over 1,700 glossaries and dictionaries and simultaneous text translation to multiple languages" concludes Akler.