cutting board

noun

Definition of cutting board

: a board on which something (such as food or cloth) is placed for cutting

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On a floured cutting board, cut the sheets into a total of 12 strips about 1 1/2-inches thick. Weave the strips into a lattice, with the strips just touching. ExpressNews.com, "Wednesday Recipe: Cast-Iron Chicken Pot Pie," 28 Aug. 2019 Florez designed a large cherry wood kitchen work station (old school butchers traditionally used cherry wood for cutting boards) as well as wood-burning smoker and grill. Greg Morago, Houston Chronicle, "Ambitious Bravery Chef Hall now open downtown," 24 July 2019 Transfer steak to cutting board and let rest 5 minutes before slicing. 4. The Good Housekeeping Test Kitchen, Good Housekeeping, "Grilled Moroccan Steak and Carrots," 2 Aug. 2019 On a clean cutting board, use a sharp knife to cut the roll crosswise into 1/4-inch slices. Wolfgang Puck, Twin Cities, "Wolfgang Puck: Lighten up your summer dessert with seasonal stone fruit," 17 July 2019 Using 2 thin spatulas, transfer steaks to cutting board, tent with aluminum foil, and let rest while finishing sauce. Washington Post, "Foolproof way to perfectly cooked fish? Try your Dutch oven," 10 July 2019 Cover with another kitchen towel, and place a flat cutting board on top. Melissa Clark, The Seattle Times, "How to make sheet-pan suppers without the meat," 1 Oct. 2018 The fruit was on a cutting board on a glass outdoor table. Marlisse Cepeda, Woman's Day, "Man Tries to Slice a Watermelon with a Sword, Fails Miserably," 30 June 2015 Get yourself a cutting board and knife with sheath for the car. NBC News, "The case for the long weekend, summer road trip," 21 June 2019

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First Known Use of cutting board

1639, in the meaning defined above

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cutting board

noun

English Language Learners Definition of cutting board

US : a wooden or plastic board on which foods (such as meats and vegetables) are cut

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