Patch-panel definition

A vertical panel with multiple points of termination for cables. Short patch cords are used to establish semi-permanent interconnections between the cable terminations. Multiple types of cables (e.g., coaxial and unshielded twisted pair) can terminate on a single patch panel. See also distribution frame.
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(computing) A series of network cable connection sockets.
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Noun

Singular:
patch-panel
Plural:
patch panels