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instrument panel

noun

Simple Definition of instrument panel

  • : a flat surface across the front of an airplane's cockpit that contains the instruments used to fly the plane

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of instrument panel

  1. :  a panel on which instruments are mounted; especially :  dashboard 2

1922

First Known Use of instrument panel

1922


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