Definition of touchscreen in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈtəCH ˌskrēn/


A display device that allows a user to interact with a computer by touching areas on the screen.
Example sentences
  • Compared to a touchscreen, these displays only react to the special stylus, not to the user's hand or finger.
  • He had just purchased a new computer with a touchscreen monitor, and he needed help installing the software.
  • The device can also be connected to a special keyboard, or users can write on the touchscreen, which will convert script into text with proprietary software.

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Syllabification: touch·screen

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