1. [ noun ] sheet that forms a distinct (usually flat) section or component of something
Related terms: sheet paneling window footboard wainscot wainscot headboard coffer
2. [ verb ] decorate with panels, as of walls or ceilings
Related terms: decorate
3. [ noun ] a pad placed under a saddle
Related terms: pad
4. [ noun ] a group of people gathered for a special purpose as to plan or discuss an issue or judge a contest etc
Related terms: body panelist empanel
5. [ noun ] (computer science) a small temporary window in a graphical user interface that appears in order to request information from the user; after the information has been provided the user dismisses the box with `okay' or `cancel'
Synonyms: dialog_box
Related terms: window graphical_user_interface computer_science
6. [ noun ] (government) a committee appointed to judge a competition
Synonyms: jury
Related terms: committee empanel
7. [ verb ] (law) select from a list, as of prospective jurors
Synonyms: impanel empanel
Related terms: choose
8. [ noun ] (law) a group of people summoned for jury service (from whom a jury will be chosen)
Synonyms: venire
Related terms: body law
9. [ noun ] (physics) electrical device consisting of an insulated panel containing switches and dials and meters for controlling other electrical devices
Synonyms: board instrument_panel control_board control_panel

"he checked the instrument panel" "suddenly the board lit up like a Christmas tree"

Related terms: electrical_device dashboard idiot_light
Similar spelling:   Pannell