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I'm what you do when you're off on a trip,

I am a proud parent to an off the block chip,

You know me best when you've naught to do,

You may find me when when you shouldn't too,

I love games but most games that I love are flat,

Flat too is a clue on it's own, how 'bout that?

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You are

board/bored

I'm what you do when you're off on a trip,

You board a plane when you are on a trip

I am a proud parent to an off the block chip,

OP:

Motherboard :)

You know me best when you've naught to do,

You are bored when you've naught to do

You may find me when when you shouldn't too,

OP:

e.g. important safety meetings at work...

I love games but most games that I love are flat,

Board games are flat

Flat too is a clue on it's own, how 'bout that?

Boards are flat

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  • $\begingroup$ I am. Well done +1. I've edited to fill in the couple of blanks. $\endgroup$ Commented Jun 13, 2016 at 8:56
  • $\begingroup$ There are two lines I couldn't match to the answer ("proud parent" and "you may find me"). Are those filler or is there some meaning to them? $\endgroup$
    – McMagister
    Commented Jun 13, 2016 at 8:58
  • $\begingroup$ see my edits for those before explanations. $\endgroup$ Commented Jun 13, 2016 at 9:01

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