Definition of liquid crystal display in English:

liquid crystal display

Line breaks: li¦quid crys|tal dis|play
(abbreviation: LCD)


  • A form of visual display used in electronic devices, in which a layer of a liquid crystal is sandwiched between two transparent electrodes.
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    • The thin film transistors are useful in active matrix liquid crystal displays where the plastic substrates are transparent in the visible spectrum.
    • The cockpit is equipped with multifunction liquid crystal displays and electronic flight instruments.
    • But many laptop computers have liquid crystal displays (LCDs).

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