Pronunciation: (splash'bôrd", -bōrd"), [key]
1. a board, guard, or screen to protect from splashing, as a dashboard of a vehicle or a guard placed over a wheel to intercept water, dirt, etc.
2. Naut.washboard (def. 3).
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