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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Footboard  \Foot"board`\,  n. 
  1.  A  board  or  narrow  platfrom  upon  which  one  may  stand  or 
  brace  his  feet;  as: 
  a  The  platform  for  the  engineer  and  fireman  of  a 
  locomotive. 
  b  The  foot-rest  of  a  coachman's  box. 
 
  2.  A  board  forming  the  foot  of  a  bedstead. 
 
  3.  A  treadle. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  footboard 
  n  1:  a  narrow  platform  on  which  to  stand  or  brace  the  feet 
  2:  a  vertical  board  or  panel  forming  the  foot  of  a  bedstead 




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