(Jargon Rating= 0) - a snowboard- to snowboard- to be snowboarding- A noun, adjective and verb. A plank of wood that can be tied to your foot and riden down a hill, preferably on snow. An alternative to its friend the ski.
A snowboard is a board ridden in snowboarding to descend a snow-covered slope. It is similar to a surfboard or skateboard, except that the rider's feet are attached to the board with bindings. Snowboards generally have a length between 140-165cm, a width of around 25 cm, and are constructed with a laminated wood core with a steel edge.
a solid, flat, white material, such as painted plywood, approximately two feet on each side, that is laid on the ground or on the surface of the snow by weather observers to obtain more accurate measurements of snowfall and water content