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LCD US English

Liquid crystal display

liquid crystal display US English

A form of visual display used in electronic devices in which a layer of a liquid crystal is sandwiched between two transparent electrodes. The application of an electric current to a small area of the layer alters the alignment of its molecules, which affects its reflectivity or its transmission of polarized light and makes it opaque

least common denominator New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

another name for lowest common denominator

lowest common denominator New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

lowest common multiple of the denominators of vulgar fractions