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panelboard

[pan-l-bawrd, -bohrd] /ˈpæn lˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd/
noun
1.
a compact pressboard for use in constructing sides of cabinets, paneling for walls, and in other nonstructural applications.
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35; panel + board
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  • It is installed in a panelboard and can protect an entire branch circuit with multiple outlets.
  • Circuit breakers shall be made by the same manufacturer as the panelboard in which they are being installed.

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