control-panel

control panel

noun
2.
Computers.
a.
the portion of a computer console that contains manual controls for regulating computer operations.
b.
plugboard ( def 2 ).

Origin:
1920–1925

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control panel

noun
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" 
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