• WordNet 3.6
    • n dashboard instrument panel on an automobile or airplane containing dials and controls
    • n dashboard protective covering consisting of a panel to protect people from the splashing water or mud etc.
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Dashboard A board placed on the fore part of a carriage, sleigh, or other vehicle, to intercept water, mud, or snow, thrown up by the heels of the horses; -- in England commonly called splashboard.
    • Dashboard (Naut) A screen at the bow af a steam launch to keep off the spray; -- called also sprayboard.
    • Dashboard an instrument panel beneath the front window of a motor vehicle (such as an automobile or truck), containing indicating gauges and dials, such as the speedometer and fuel gauges, and sometimes certain control knobs or other devices.
    • Dashboard (Naut) The float of a paddle wheel.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n dashboard A board or leathern apron placed on the fore part of a chaise, gig, or other vehicle, to prevent water, mud, etc., from being thrown upon those in the vehicle by the heels of the horses.
    • n dashboard The float of a paddle-wheel.
    • n dashboard A screen placed at the bow of a steam-launch to throw off the spray; a spray-board.
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In literature:

The spy had turned on a tiny light on his dashboard.
"The Secret Wireless" by Lewis E. Theiss
Dan stepped over the dashboard, groped his way along the tongue between the wheel-horses and reached the leeway of a shadowy square.
"The Best Short Stories of 1920" by Various
All was pitch black, save for the tiny yellow light hanging over the dashboard of the turnout.
"American Boy's Life of Theodore Roosevelt" by Edward Stratemeyer
Then I settled down to work like a bronco does to harness after kicking off the dashboard and snapping a couple of traces.
"Colonel Crockett's Co-operative Christmas" by Rupert Hughes
The rein broke just beyond Sears' hand, flew over the dashboard and dragged in the road.
"Fair Harbor" by Joseph Crosby Lincoln
I drew up, laid the reins on the dashboard, and examined the revolver.
"The Sheriff And His Partner" by Frank Harris
She climbed out over the dashboard from the wheel side, and entered the door-yard.
"Young Hilda at the Wars" by Arthur Gleason
He whipped his horse on to keep pace with me; then, leaning on the dashboard, he made as though he would climb out of the cart.
"Fifty-Two Stories For Girls" by Various
He leaned over the dashboard and shook his fist at the little wheel-house which held the captain.
"The End of the Rainbow" by Marian Keith
He planted his foot upon the dashboard once more.
"Duncan Polite" by Marian Keith

In poetry:

And, last of all, The Clown, making mirth for all the town,
With his lips curved ever upward and his eyebrows ever down,
And his chief attention paid to the little mule that played
A tattoo on the dashboard with his heels, in the parade.
"The Circus-Day Parade" by James Whitcomb Riley

In news:

Version 3.0 of the Data Manager for the Energy Efficiency Education Dashboard ® (EEED) is available.
Accidents, Fights, & Insurance Scams All Caught On Dashboard -Cams.
Well here is a collaboration of accidents, fights, and scams caught on dashboard -cams.
With ' Dashboard ,' Obama Campaign Aims to Bridge Online and Off.
Introducing Wonkbook's election dashboard .
The Driver Pay dashboard is used with Aljex's Vision software and hosted on the Internet.
To stay ahead you must look ahead…through the dashboard , not the rear view mirror.
The Ticking Time Bomb in Your Dashboard .
Whether and how radio is affected by proposed voluntary " dashboard distraction" guidelines by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration for vehicle manufacturers is yet unknown.
Auto dashboards are becoming an arcade of text messages, GPS images, phone calls and web surfing, the government says, and it's asking carmakers to curb those distractions when vehicles are moving.
Gov't to Carmakers: Harness Dashboard Technology.
Dashboard Video of Randy Travis' DUI Arrest Released.
Scrutinizer's dashboard configured to show VMware ESX Traffic for network troubleshooting and threat detection .
The founder and chief executive officer of Livio Radio writes about a problem in the digital dashboard that affects radio broadcasters hoping to stream content on more platforms.
So developing useful dashboards that are updated in a regular way so users can rely on them to foster their ongoing discussions is going to be important.

In science:

Therefore, for this analysis work, research have implemented dashboard that blends both telecom real-time services and web information services on a single web page.
Analyzing Web 2.0 Integration with Next Generation Networks for Services Rendering
This observation made through implementation of unified dashboard using Internet over telecom services. Presented Unified dashboard belongs to a web page that will aggregate web services as well as telecom services.
Analyzing Web 2.0 Integration with Next Generation Networks for Services Rendering
Dashboard easily integrates many different applications to a single user interface platform. Once user authentication process completes, user selected gadgets works to retrieve data into own page. For this concept the service provided with XHTML / AJAX technology.
Analyzing Web 2.0 Integration with Next Generation Networks for Services Rendering
Our implementation of the dashboard is based on web technologies such as JavaScript, AJAX and PHP.
Analyzing Web 2.0 Integration with Next Generation Networks for Services Rendering
In Present architecture works from client side works in Web Browser with Java Script and AJAX, where the server side remain execute into a web server. Main issue with this Dashboard is web browser version.
Analyzing Web 2.0 Integration with Next Generation Networks for Services Rendering