Definitions for scoreboardˈskɔrˌbɔrd, ˈskoʊrˌboʊrd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. scoreboard(noun)

    a large board for displaying the score of a contest (and some other information)

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  1. scoreboard(Noun)

    A large board that displays the score in a game or contest.

  2. scoreboard(Noun)

    A similar board that also displays each batsman's score, and many statistics and pieces of information.

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  1. Scoreboard

    A scoreboard is a large board for publicly displaying the score in a game or match. Most levels of sport from high school and above use at least one scoreboard for keeping score, measuring time, and displaying statistics. Scoreboards in the past used a mechanical clock and numeral cards to display the score. When a point was made, a person would put the appropriate digits on a hook. Most modern scoreboards use electromechanical or electronic means of displaying the score. In these, digits are often composed of large dot-matrix or seven-segment displays made of incandescent bulbs, light-emitting diodes, or electromechanical flip segments. An official or neutral person will operate the scoreboard, using a control panel.


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