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English definition of “panel”

panel

verb [T usually passive]     /ˈpæn.əl/ (-ll- or US usually -l-)
to cover or decorate with flat , usually rectangular pieces of wood , metal , cloth , etc.: The walls of the dining hall were panelled in oak . a panelled room / wall / door Carpentry and joineryWalls and parts of walls panelling UK (US usually paneling)     /-ɪŋ/ noun [U] wood panellingWalls and parts of walls
(Definition of panel verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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