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panelnoun [C]

 us   /ˈpæn·əl/
  • panel noun [C] (PART)

a flat section in the shape of a rectangle that is part of or fits into something larger: We sanded down the insides of the door panels.
  • panel noun [C] (CONTROL DEVICE)

a surface with devices that a person uses to control or get information about the operation of one or more machines: The car’s instrument panel has buttons that give off a little blue-green light at night.
  • panel noun [C] (TEAM)

a small group of people chosen to give advice, make a decision, or publicly discuss their opinions: A panel of experts was formed to look into the causes of the fire.
panel
verb [T]  us   /ˈpæn·əl/
The hall has been tastefully paneled in cherrywood.
paneling
noun [U]  us   /ˈpæn·əl·ɪŋ/
My den had dark wood paneling at one end.
(Definition of panel from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







"panel" in British English

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panelnoun

uk   /ˈpæn.əl/  us   /ˈpæn.əl/

panelverb [T usually passive]

uk   /ˈpæn.əl/  us   /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
panelling
noun [U] UK (US usually paneling) uk   /ˈpæn.əl.ɪŋ/  us   /ˈpæn.əl.ɪŋ/
wood panelling
(Definition of panel from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"panel" in Business English

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panelnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈpænəl/
a small group of people chosen to give advice or make a decision on something: The 31-member panel is charged with recommending system improvements.a panel of experts/reviewers/judges The governor will appoint a panel of experts to make a statewide climate action plan.advisory/disciplinary/review panel She served on a federal energy advisory panel .
MARKETING a small group of people chosen to give their opinion on a product or service: As a member of our research panel, we will periodically send you an email invitation to answer online.
(Definition of panel from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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