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dash·board

 (dăsh′bôrd′)
n.
1. A panel under the windshield of a vehicle, containing indicator dials, compartments, and sometimes control instruments.
2. A panel at the front of a horse-drawn vehicle that projects up to protect the riders from mud, water, or snow kicked up by the horse or horses.
3. A user interface on a computer display that presents constantly updated information, such as processing speed, in a format that resembles the dashboard of a vehicle.

dashboard

(ˈdæʃˌbɔːd)
n
1. (Automotive Engineering) Also called (Brit): fascia the instrument panel in a car, boat, or aircraft. Sometimes shortened to: dash
2. (Automotive Engineering) obsolete a board at the side of a carriage or boat to protect against splashing
3. commerce a document presenting the most significant information about a subject on a single page

dash•board

(ˈdæʃˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd)

n.
1. the instrument panel of an automotive vehicle.
2. a board at the front of an open carriage to deflect mud or dirt.
[1840–50]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dashboard - protective covering consisting of a panel to protect people from the splashing water or mud etc.dashboard - protective covering consisting of a panel to protect people from the splashing water or mud etc.
protective cover, protective covering, protection - a covering that is intend to protect from damage or injury; "they had no protection from the fallout"; "wax provided protection for the floors"
vehicle - a conveyance that transports people or objects
2.dashboard - instrument panel on an automobile or airplane containing dials and controls
control board, control panel, instrument panel, board, panel - electrical device consisting of a flat insulated surface that contains switches and dials and meters for controlling other electrical devices; "he checked the instrument panel"; "suddenly the board lit up like a Christmas tree"
Translations
لَوْحَةُ أجْهِزَةِ القياس في السَّيّارَهلَوْحَةُ القِيَادَة
palubní deskapalubní/přístrojová deskapřístrojová deska
instrumentbræt
kojelauta
ploča s instrumentima
műszerfal
mælaborî
ダッシュボード
계기판
prietaisų skydas
panelis
prístrojový/palubný panel
instrumentpanel
แผงหน้าปัดรถยนต์
gösterge tablosukontrol paneli
bảng đồng hồ xe ô tô

dashboard

[ˈdæʃbɔːd] N (Aut) → salpicadero m

dashboard

[ˈdæʃbɔːrd] n [car] → tableau m de bord

dashboard

dashboard

[ˈdæʃˌbɔːd] n (Aut) → cruscotto

dashboard

(ˈdӕʃboːd) noun
a board etc with dials, switches etc in front of the driver's seat in a car.

dashboard

لَوْحَةُ القِيَادَة přístrojová deska instrumentbræt Armaturenbrett πίνακας οργάνων salpicadero kojelauta tableau de bord ploča s instrumentima cruscotto ダッシュボード 계기판 dashboard dashbord deska rozdzielcza painel de instrumentos приборная панель instrumentpanel แผงหน้าปัดรถยนต์ gösterge tablosu bảng đồng hồ xe ô tô 仪表盘
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