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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In most liquid-crystal displays, layers of glass coated with thin, ( transparent electrodes sandwich a film of oil-like liquid crystal about 10 micrometers thick.
Now, researchers have developed a technique for altering the optical characteristics of liquid-crystal displays to enable them to channel light.
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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