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supertwist

Line breaks: super|twist
Pronunciation: /ˈsuːpətwɪst/

Definition of supertwist in English:

adjective

Denoting a type of liquid crystal display used in portable computers, in which to change state the plane of polarized light passing through the display is rotated by at least 180 degrees.
Example sentences
  • Polyvision combines the low cost of supertwist nematic LCD's with the sophistication of active matrix.
  • In addition to normal supertwist displays, there also exist double supertwist and triple supertwist displays.

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