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pan·el

 (păn′əl)
n.
1. A flat, usually rectangular piece forming a raised, recessed, or framed part of the surface in which it is set.
2. The space or section in a fence or railing between two posts.
3. A vertical section of fabric; a gore.
4.
a. A thin wooden board, used as a surface for an oil painting.
b. A painting on such a board.
5.
a. A board having switches or buttons to control an electric device.
b. An instrument panel.
6. A section of a telephone switchboard.
7. A cartoon drawing in a sequence of cartoons that form a narrative.
8. Law
a. The complete list of persons summoned for jury duty.
b. Those persons chosen from this list to constitute a pool from which a jury or juries will be selected for a particular court.
c. A jury.
9.
a. A group of people gathered to plan or discuss an issue, judge a contest, or act as a team on a radio or television quiz program.
b. A discussion by such a group.
tr.v. pan·eled, pan·el·ing, pan·els or pan·elled or pan·el·ling
1. To cover or furnish with panels.
2. To decorate with panels.
3. To separate into panels.

[Middle English, piece of cloth, from Old French, probably from Vulgar Latin *pannellus, diminutive of Latin pannus, cloth; see pan- in Indo-European roots.]

panelling

(ˈpænəlɪŋ) or

paneling

n
1. (Building) panels collectively, as on a wall or ceiling
2. (Building) material used for making panels
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.panelling - a panel or section of panels in a wall or doorpanelling - a panel or section of panels in a wall or door
exterior door, outside door - a doorway that allows entrance to or exit from a building
panel - sheet that forms a distinct (usually flat and rectangular) section or component of something
sliding door - a door that opens by sliding instead of swinging
swing door, swinging door - a door that swings on a double hinge; opens in either direction
wall - an architectural partition with a height and length greater than its thickness; used to divide or enclose an area or to support another structure; "the south wall had a small window"; "the walls were covered with pictures"
wall panel - paneling that forms part of a wall
Translations
تَكْسِيَة بالألْواح
obložení
panelering
faburkolatlambéria
òilklæîning
lambri

panelling

paneling (US) [ˈpænəlɪŋ] Npaneles mpl

panelling

[ˈpænəlɪŋ] paneling (US) nboiseries fpl

panelling

, (US) paneling
nTäfelung f, → Paneel nt; (to conceal radiator etc, of plane) → Verschalung f

panelling

[ˈpænəlɪŋ] paneling (Am) nrivestimento di or a pannelli

panel

(ˈpӕnl) noun
1. a flat, straight-sided piece of wood, fabric etc such as is put into a door, wall, dress etc. a door-panel.
2. a group of people chosen for a particular purpose eg to judge a contest, take part in a quiz or other game. I will ask some questions and the panel will try to answer them.
ˈpanelled adjective
made of or surrounded with panels (usually of wood). a panelled door; oak-panelled.
ˈpanelling noun
(wood used for) panels covering the walls of a room etc. oak panelling.
References in classic literature ?
He went there, night after night, and worked hard and patiently, all alone, overcoming difficulty after difficulty with his toil, and at last succeeded in removing a great brick of the marble paneling which walled the lower part of the treasury; this block he fixed so that he could take it out and put it in at will.
As Tara's eyes ran quickly over the interior her attention was drawn to a section of paneling that seemed to be separated at one edge from the piece next adjoining it.
This latter feature of the apartment was of white marble, and in the familiar rococo style of the last century; but above it was a paneling of an earlier date, quaintly carved, painted white, and gilded here and there.