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visual display unit

n
(Computer Science) computing a device with a screen that displays characters or graphics representing data in a computer memory. It usually has a keyboard or light pen for the input of information or inquiries. Abbreviation: VDU
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Noun1.visual display unit - (British) British term for video displayvisual display unit - (British) British term for video display
video display, display - an electronic device that represents information in visual form
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
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وِحْدَة العَرْض المرْئِيَّه
displejmonitorzobrazovací jednotka
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visual display unit

n (Comput) → videoterminale m, unità f inv di visualizzazione f
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

visual

(ˈviʒuəl) adjective
of sight or the process of seeing. strange visual effects.
ˈvisually adverb
ˌvisual disˈplay unit noun
(abbreviation VDU) the part of a computer with a screen on which information is displayed.
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"The new Samsung 750 Series LED monitor, with premium curve design and innovative MHL technology, delivers the next generation of mobile connected viewing experience to consumers in Bahrain," said Samsung Gulf Electronics' visual display unit business head Anupam Birla.
"As the global leader in display technology, Samsung aims at differentiating its products by incorporating innovative design and technology elements that deliver tangible value to customers," said Anupam Birla, Business Head of Visual Display Unit at Samsung Gulf Electronics.
The Central Station reinforces Samsung's dedication to innovation and technological excellence," said Anupam Birla, business head of Samsung Gulf Electronics, Visual Display Unit.
"Samsung's 50 Series and 70 Series LED monitors reflect our commitment to providing top-of-the-line, environmentally-friendly products whilst addressing consumers' needs in the region," said Anupam Birla, business head, visual display unit at Samsung Gulf Electronics.
Page 96: Visual display unit workers were defined as employees performing computer work, with or without the use of a mouse, for at least 20 hours per week and for at least four hours continuously per day.
The NC main computer is separate from the controller unit, and the user can choose between a 10.4-inch or 15-inch flat screen as the visual display unit.
Costing pounds 299.99, plus an annual subscription charge, the Cyclops Driver Safety System consists of a small visual display unit which sits on top of the dashboard and is powered from the cigarette lighter socket.