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touch screen

In computing and electronic health records, a touch-sensitive display screen. Pressing a finger onto the screen at various points allows the user to select options from a menu or enter data.
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touch screen,

n a type of screen on some video terminals that may be touched with the finger to specify the selection of an item from a displayed list.
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It was fitted with a mini computer, a 46" LED display, an infrared (IR) multitouch overlay (with 12 touchpoints), an audio divider, and inputs for four sets of headphones.
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Lenovo said it is bringing business users a new way to work with multitouch screen technology on its ThinkPad X200 Tablet PC and ThinkPad T400s laptop.