printed-circuit board


General Science

  • noun
    (written as printed circuit board)
    a flat insulating material that has conducting tracks of metal printed or etched onto its surface, which complete a circuit when components are mounted on it.

Cars & Driving


  • A board upon which a printed circuit (1) is mounted. Printed-circuit boards may be made, for instance, of a glass-epoxy resin, and can be single-sided, double-sided, or multilayered. Its abbreviation is PCB, or PC board. Also called printed circuit (2), or printed wiring board.
  • abbreviationPC board
  • acronymPCB
  • synonymprinted-wiring board


  • noun Pakistan Cricket Board: the governing body for cricket in Pakistan, a full Member of the ICC since 1953