drywall

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drywall

Also called wallboard or gypsum board,it is a panel of gypsum covered on both sides with paper and used as the primary wall material in home construction. Commonly also called by a particular brand name, Sheetrock.

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The areas of both departments that had been hidden behind sheet-rock walls now revealed expansive, sprawling presentations of the program, in an open environment that belied the walled-in feel of a traditional home shop.
It reads even wet, frosty, dirty, or painted tags, which can be concealed behind wallpaper, sheet-rock, plaster, paneling, mirrors, or other nonmetallic surfaces.
Found paper, sheet-rock, clothing, cardboard, and other detritus lock into Will's crosshairs and are used as his printing substrate.