circuit board

circuit board
/ˈsɜkət bɔd/ (say 'serkuht bawd)

1. Electricitypower board.
2. Electronics an insulated board on which circuits are mounted or printed, which can be inserted into a piece of electronic equipment such as a computer.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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