control board

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  1. a panel containing switches, dials, and other equipment for regulating electrical devices, lights, etc.

Origin of control board

First recorded in 1905–10

Words Nearby control board Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use control board in a sentence

  • And New York State debated a Marijuana control board, so liquor stores could sell dope.

  • He put the suit back on, then looked doubtfully at the control board.

    The Worshippers | Damon Francis Knight
  • Two hours later, they were again seated at the control board.

    Islands of Space | John W Campbell
  • A few minutes later, Arcot seated himself at the control board and flipped on the intercom to the power room.

    Islands of Space | John W Campbell
  • Flannery swung to the control board that served as his desk, and his fingers seemed to play idly with the dials.

    Victory | Lester del Rey
  • She pointed to a large pull-handle set square into the center of the control board.

    Deathworld | Harry Harrison