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dashboard

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noun dash·board \ˈdash-ˌbȯrd\

Simple Definition of dashboard

  • : the part of the inside of a car, truck, etc., that is below the windshield and that has the controls on it

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of dashboard

  1. 1 :  a screen on the front of a usually horse-drawn vehicle to intercept water, mud, or snow

  2. 2 :  a panel extending across the interior of a vehicle (as an automobile) below the windshield and usually containing instruments and controls


DASHBOARD Defined for Kids

dashboard

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noun dash·board \ˈdash-ˌbȯrd\

Definition of dashboard for Students

  1. :  a panel across an automobile or aircraft below the windshield usually containing dials and controls





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