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OLED

 (ō′ĕl′ē′dē′)
n.
A light-emitting diode that uses an organic compound to emit light.

[o(rganic) l(ight-)e(mitting) d(iode).]

OLED

abbreviation for
(Electronics) organic light-emitting diode
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Noun1.OLED - a self-luminous diode (it glows when an electrical field is applied to the electrodes) that does not require backlighting or diffusers
LED, light-emitting diode - diode such that light emitted at a p-n junction is proportional to the bias current; color depends on the material used
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