Definition of head-up display in English:

head-up display

Line breaks: head-up dis|play
(North American also heads-up display)


  • A display of instrument readings in an aircraft or vehicle that can be seen without lowering the eyes, typically through being projected on to the windscreen or visor.
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    • Helmet-mounted heads-up displays project a virtual reality ‘soundscape’ of the battlefield.
    • The cockpit is fitted with head-down displays and a head-up display from Smiths Industries.
    • The cockpit is equipped with three multifunction displays and a head-up display.

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