Definition of OLED in English:

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OLED

noun

A light-emitting diode containing thin flexible sheets of an organic electroluminescent material, used for visual displays: because OLEDs emit light, they consume significantly less power
More example sentences
  • OLED displays are thinner, lighter, consume less power and are visible over wider angles than LCDs.
  • Unlike conventional liquid crystal displays, OLED displays do not require a backlight.
  • TV's measuring 1mm thick are really the realm of OLED technology.

Origin

1990s: from the initial letters of organic light-emitting diode, after LED.

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Syllabification: OLED

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