superboard

noun
su·​per·​board | \ ˌsü-pər-ˈbȯrd How to pronounce superboard (audio) \
plural superboards

Definition of superboard

: a supervisory board that has centralized authority Responsibility for the state's half-million students attending 1,200 public and charter schools now falls to the governor, his chief education officer and the new superboard that oversees spending and policy for every level.— Michelle Cole The amalgamation of N.W.T.'s regional health boards into one health superboard— CBC News

First Known Use of superboard

1919, in the meaning defined above

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“Superboard.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/superboard. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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