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a raised platform on which theatrical performances are given

to go aboard (a means of transport)

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a stout length of sawn timber

food or meals in general

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a vertical surface on which information can be displayed to public view

a table at which meals are served

electrical device consisting of a flat insulated surface that contains switches and dials and meters for controlling other electrical devices

a printed circuit that can be inserted into expansion slots in a computer to increase the computer's capabilities

get on board of (trains, buses, ships, aircraft, etc

live and take one's meals at or in

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lodge and take meals (at)

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provide food and lodging (for)

References in classic literature ?
From two days to a week saw the end of their money and saw them being carted by the boarding-house masters on board outward-bound ships.
Loud voices and a renewed uproar were raised in front of the boarding-house.
Vesey's agitation at the sight of her lost pupil's nearest and dearest friend was so distressing that Miss Halcombe considerately refrained from remaining in her presence, and removed to a respectable boarding-house in the neighbourhood, recommended by Mrs.
They reside in various boarding-houses near at hand.
Firstly, there is a joint-stock piano in a great many of the boarding-houses.
I am not good for the Leaving Shop, I am not good for the Boarding-House, I am not good for anything in your way to the extent of sixpenn'orth of halfpence.
He had stayed at the boarding-house of Madame Charpentier, in Torquay Terrace, Camberwell.
They were not so successful as I could have wished; for though the advantages of the school were undeniable, my aunt had not approved of any of the boarding-houses proposed for me.
2) We do not recommend boarding-houses or hotels in this column.
24) In Sudbury, there were more opportunities for small-scale entrepreneurial endeavours, including female boarding-house businesses.