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 for Crayon board
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Crayon \Cray"on\ (kr?"?n), n. [F., a crayon, a lead pencil
     (crayon Cont['e] Cont['e]'s pencil, i. e., one made a black
     compound invented by Cont['e]), fr. craie chalk, L. creta;
     said to be, properly, Cretan earth, fr. Creta the island
     Crete. Cf. Cretaceous.]
     1. An implement for drawing, made of clay and plumbago, or of
        some preparation of chalk, usually sold in small prisms or
        cylinders.
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              Let no day pass over you . . . without giving some
              strokes of the pencil or the crayon.  --Dryden.
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     Note: The black crayon gives a deeper black than the lead
           pencil. This and the colored crayons are often called
           chalks. The red crayon is also called sanguine. See
           Chalk, and Sanguine.
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     2. A crayon drawing.
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     3. (Electricity) A pencil of carbon used in producing
        electric light.
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     Crayon board, cardboard with a surface prepared for crayon
        drawing.
  
     Crayon drawing, the act or art of drawing with crayons; a
        drawing made with crayons.
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