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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [fash-ee-uh for 1, 3–5 bawrd, bohrd]
    • /ˈfæʃ i ə for 1, 3–5 bɔrd, boʊrd/
    • /ˈfeɪ.ʃə bɔːd/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fash-ee-uh for 1, 3–5 bawrd, bohrd]
    • /ˈfæʃ i ə for 1, 3–5 bɔrd, boʊrd/

Definitions of fascia-board word

  • noun plural fascia-board a band or fillet, as for binding the hair. 1
  • noun plural fascia-board Also called fascia board. facia. 1
  • noun plural fascia-board Architecture. any relatively broad, flat, horizontal surface, as the outer edge of a cornice, a stringcourse, etc. any of a number of horizontal bands, usually three in number, each projecting beyond the one below to form the architrave in the Ionic, Corinthian, and Composite orders. 1
  • noun plural fascia-board Anatomy, Zoology. a band or sheath of connective tissue investing, supporting, or binding together internal organs or parts of the body. tissue of this kind. 1
  • noun plural fascia-board Zoology, Botany. a distinctly marked band of color. 1

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Origin of fascia-board

First appearance:

before 1555
One of the 31% oldest English words
1555-65; < Latin: band, bandage; akin to fasces

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Parts of speech for Fascia-board


fascia-board popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 84% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

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