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Plank

n.1.A broad piece of sawed timber, differing from a board only in being thicker. See Board.
2.Fig.: That which supports or upholds, as a board does a swimmer.
3.One of the separate articles in a declaration of the principles of a party or cause; as, a plank in the national platform.
Plank road
a road surface formed of planks.
To walk the plank
to walk along a plank laid across the bulwark of a ship, until one overbalances it and falls into the sea; - a method of disposing of captives practiced by pirates.
v. t.1.To cover or lay with planks; as, to plank a floor or a ship.
[imp. & p. p. Planked ; p. pr. & vb. n. Planking.]
2.To lay down, as on a plank or table; to stake or pay cash; as, to plank money in a wager.
3.To harden, as hat bodies, by felting.
4.(Wooden Manuf.) To splice together the ends of slivers of wool, for subsequent drawing.
Planked shad
shad split open, fastened to a plank, and roasted before a wood fire.
Noun1.Plankplank - a stout length of sawn timber; made in a wide variety of sizes and used for many purposes
Synonyms: board
2.plank - an endorsed policy in the platform of a political party
Verb1.plank - cover with planks; "The streets were planked"
Synonyms: plank over
2.plank - set (something or oneself) down with or as if with a noise; "He planked the money on the table"; "He planked himself into the sofa"
3.plank - cook and serve on a plank; "Planked vegetable"; "Planked shad"
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