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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Capable of producing the world's largest PDPs at 330 centimeters by 190 cm, the third Amagasaki plant is designed to shore up Panasonic's plasma display business, which is lagging behind its liquid crystal display panel output.
Sharp is seeking to develop a liquid crystal display that can be bent as if it were a piece of paper, they said.
While initial implementations of LEP backlights will probably incorporate backlight and liquid crystal display in separate modules, manufacturers could ultimately deposit the LEP panel directly on the LCD glass plate for a completely integrated unit with sizeable savings in weight and better illumination than conventional backlights.

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