equipment rack

F/A/V
a centralized housing unit that protects and organizes electronic equipment.

Audio and video glossary. 2014.

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  • rack — rack1 [ræk] n [Sense: 1 3,5 7; Date: 1300 1400; : Middle Dutch; Origin: rec frame ] [Sense: 4; Origin: Old English wrAc unhappiness, punishment ] 1.) a frame or shelf that has bars or hooks on which you can put things ▪ a wine rack ▪ …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • rack — rack1 [ ræk ] noun count * 1. ) an object used for storing things that consists of a row of small shelves, spaces, or hooks: She flicked through the clothes on the rack, looking for something suitable. a wine rack a vegetable rack a ) a metal… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • rack — 1 noun (C) 1 a frame or shelf, usually with bars or hooks, for holding things on: The dishes are on the plate rack. | a magazine rack see also: luggage rack, roof­rack 2 the rack a piece of equipment used in the past to make people suffer severe… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • rack — I UK [ræk] / US noun [countable] Word forms rack : singular rack plural racks * 1) a) an object used for storing things that consists of a row of small shelves, spaces, or hooks She flicked through the clothes on the rack, looking for something… …   English dictionary

  • rack-mounted — adjective Describing electronic equipment that is mounted in a standard (usually 19 inch) rack …   Wiktionary

  • rack —    Frame upon which equipment is mounted …   IT glossary of terms, acronyms and abbreviations

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