Definition of dashboard
1 : a panel extending across the interior of a vehicle (such as an automobile) below the windshield and usually containing instruments and controls If something internal is wrong with your car, the dashboard will display an icon identifying the problem.— Aaron Widmar Abdullah sang along to the songs; I kept the rhythm by clapping my hands and drumming on the dashboard.— Emma Sky
2 : a graphical report (as on a website) of various data relevant to a particular business, group, etc. The dashboard provides data on regional, local and campus trends regarding COVID-19 testing, results and cases. The dashboard is updated each weekday with data from several different sources, including the campus testing program and self-reports by students and faculty.— Alex Perry Emory Police Department (EPD) will implement a dashboard of the department's data, including the status and findings of investigations and the demographics of those involved …— Ninad Kulkarni The RTA [Regional Transportation Authority of Northeastern Illinois] uses maps and dashboards to visualize revenue, ridership, and service availability at a regional scale.— Terry Bills
3 : a screen on the front of a usually horse-drawn vehicle to intercept water, mud, or snow
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