Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

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  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_1447

n (1) A heavy weight, thick sheet of paper or other fibrous substance, usually of a thickness greater than 6 mm (0.006 in.). (2) Lumber less than 2 in. (6 cm) thick and between 4 in. (10 cm) and 12 in. (30 cm) in width; a board less than 4 in. (10 cm) wide may be classified as a strip.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA