active matrix

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active matrix

n
(Computer Science) computing
a. a liquid crystal display in which each pixel is individually controlled to provide a sharp image at a wide viewing angle; it is used in laptop and notebook computers
b. (as modifier): an active-matrix screen.
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Active matrix liquid crystal display (AM-LCD), surface conduction electron emitter display (SED), and organic light emitting diode (OLED) display technologies are legitimate candidates for market dominance over the next 10 years.
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