liquid crystal display

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display

 [dis-pla´]
something presented for viewing, such as on a computer screen.
liquid crystal display a thin membrane containing liquid crystals, used for displays in computers and monitoring equipment.

liquid crystal display (LCD)

a thin membrane containing liquid crystals, used for displays in computers and monitoring equipment.

liquid crystal display

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LCD

A type of electronic display unit used on devices from watches to clinical laboratory instruments. It is very efficient and consumes little energy or power.
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Ordinarily, no one hears the newly reported chirps because everyday liquid-crystal displays use low voltages and their components are probably not the best size to make loud sounds, says Jay S.
To orient these molecules in a particular direction, manufacturers of liquid-crystal displays typically rub the glass-mounted polymer layers that go into their devices with velvet rollers.
In 1996, he received the John Scott Award for Scientific Achievements from the city of Philadelphia for his pioneering work in the development of liquid-crystal displays.

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