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General Crossword Questions for “boards”

  • Adsorb (anag)
  • Gets onto the stage
  • Stage directors in groups
  • Goes on the stage
  • Stage directors have seats on them
  • Stage directors
  • Stage directors make them up
  • Stage directors make these
  • Gets on - stage

Encyclopedia

  • Boards of Canada (commonly abbreviated BoC) are a Scottish electronic music duo consisting of brothers Mike Sandison (born June 1, 1970) and Marcus Eoin (born July 21, 1971) Boards of Canada's music is reminiscent of the warm, analog sounds of 1970s media and. — “Boards of Canada - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • Part of a 1983 Sinclair ZX Spectrum computer board; a populated PCB, showing the conductive traces, vias (the through-hole paths to the other surface), and some mounted electrical components It is also referred to as printed wiring board (PWB) or etched wiring board. — “Printed circuit board - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • Cork, a common bulletin board material. A bulletin board (pinboard, pin board or notice board in British English) is a place/site where people can leave public messages, for example, to advertise things to buy or sell, announce events, or provide information. — “Bulletin board - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org

Quotations

  • In the middle of the room stood a long table of plain boards placed on trestles, with benches down each side. — “The Wind in the Willows” by Kenneth Grahame
  • I first laid all the planks or boards upon it that I could get, and having considered well what I most wanted, I got three of the seamen’s chests, which I had broken open, and emptied, and lowered them down upon my raft; the first of these I filled with provisions—viz. bread, rice, three Dutch cheeses, five pieces of dried goat’s flesh (which we lived much upon), and a little remainder of European corn, which had been laid by for some fowls which we brought to sea with us, but the fowls were killed. — “Robinson Crusoe” by Daniel Defoe
  • This graceful lass, then, helped the young girl, and the two made up a very bad bed for Don Quixote in a garret that showed evident signs of having formerly served for many years as a straw-loft, in which there was also quartered a carrier whose bed was placed a little beyond our Don Quixote's, and, though only made of the pack-saddles and cloths of his mules, had much the advantage of it, as Don Quixote's consisted simply of four rough boards on two not very even trestles, a mattress, that for thinness might have passed for a quilt, full of pellets which, were they not seen through the rents to be wool, would to the touch have seemed pebbles in hardness, two sheets made of buckler leather, and a coverlet the threads of which anyone that chose might have counted without missing one in the reckoning. — “Don Quixote” by Miguel De Cervantes
  • 'When will I go? when will you take me? You have Boards to attend, and shares to look to, and Mexico to regenerate. — “The Way We Live Now” by Anthony Trollope
  • This exactly suited both heads of boards and clerks who were living in hope of being able some day to resume their bribes-taking from suitors. — “Dead souls” by Nikolai Gogol
  • Her self-control had been absolutely perfect–she was a finer actress at this moment, and throughout the whole of this minuet, than she had ever been upon the boards of the Comedie Francaise; but then, a beloved brother's life had not depended upon her histrionic powers. — “The Scarlet Pimpernel” by Baroness Emmuska Orczy

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