liquid crystal display

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Noun1.liquid crystal display - a digital display that uses liquid crystal cells that change reflectivity in an applied electric fieldliquid crystal display - a digital display that uses liquid crystal cells that change reflectivity in an applied electric field; used for portable computer displays and watches etc.
active matrix screen - a type of LCD screen used for some portable computers; there is a separate circuit for each pixel
alphanumeric display, digital display - a display that gives the information in the form of characters (numbers or letters)
passive matrix display - a type of LCD display used for some portable computers; parallel wires run both vertically and horizontally and pixels are turned on when the wires intersecting at that pixel are both energized; "passive matrix displays are generally inferior to active matrix displays"
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