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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Clapboard  \Clap"board\,  n. 
  1.  A  narrow  board,  thicker  at  one  edge  than  at  the  other  -- 
  used  for  weatherboarding  the  outside  of  houses.  [U.  S.] 
 
  2.  A  stave  for  a  cask.  [Eng.]  --Halliwell. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Clapboard  \Clap"board\,  v.  t. 
  To  cover  with  clapboards;  as  to  clapboard  the  sides  of  a 
  house.  [U.  S.]  --Bartlett. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  clapboard 
  n  :  a  long  thin  board  with  one  edge  thicker  than  the  other  used 
  as  siding  by  lapping  one  board  over  the  board  below  [syn: 
  {weatherboard},  {weatherboarding}] 
  v  :  cover  with  clapboards 




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