panel

[ pan-l ]
/ ˈpæn l /

noun

verb (used with object), pan·eled, pan·el·ing or (especially British) pan·elled, pan·el·ling.

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Origin of panel

First recorded in 1250–1300; Middle English, from Old French panel “a piece (of anything),” diminutive of pan “piece of cloth or the like”; see pane, -elle

grammar notes for panel

OTHER WORDS FROM panel

re·pan·el, verb (used with object), re·pan·eled, re·pan·el·ing or (especially British) re·pan·elled, re·pan·el·ling.sub·pan·el, nounun·pan·eled, adjectiveun·pan·elled, adjective

WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH panel

board, committee, council, panel , trust
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British Dictionary definitions for panel

panel
/ (ˈpænəl) /

noun

verb -els, -elling or -elled or US -els, -eling or -eled (tr)

Word Origin for panel

C13: from Old French: portion, from pan piece of cloth, from Latin pannus; see pane 1
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