patch panel

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Computing

  • noun a set of electrical terminals that can be interconnected using short patch cords, allowing quick and simple reconfiguration of a network

Electronics

  • A panel upon which the terminals of components or systems are readily accessible for temporary connection. Used, for instance, in communications, computers, and for testing purposes. Also known as patch board, patch bay, patching board, patching panel, patchboard, or board (2).
  • synonympatch bay
  • synonympatching board
  • synonympatching panel
  • synonympatch board
  • synonympatchboard
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