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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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Using the touch-sensitive screen, you can choose from more than 50 different eye colours, around the same number of lip colours, and 12 blushers, bronzers and cheek tints.
Its touch-sensitive screen and big icons made it easy to use.
2-inch TFT-LCD touch-sensitive screen with 480 X 800 WVGA resolution
BRYAN, Ohio, June 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Spangler Candy Company announced today the release of Dum Dum Pops(R) Flick-A-Pop, an iPhone application to "consume" as many flavors of Dum Dum Pops as you can in the allotted time period by flicking the iPhone's touch-sensitive screen.
The touch-sensitive screen in this cuboid measuring just 30.
The new iPhone will be accompanied by support for corporate e-mail and a slate of new programs that could help boost sales of the devices, which sport a touch-sensitive screen, wireless internet access and iPod-style media functions.
Last November, Nokia shipped the N810 Internet Tablet, a slim, pocket-size, device with a slide-out keyboard, a touch-sensitive screen and a WiFi receiver that costs $439.
Software linked to a touch-sensitive screen has the ability to sense specific hand movements of the user to access the climate, entertainment and vehicle function controls.
The iPhone, which sells from pounds 250 for a four gigabyte model, has a touch-sensitive screen and combines the functions of a mobile phone, iPod media player and wireless internet browser.
The touch-sensitive screen can be managed with a stylus pen.
The DVD based system also provided a six-CD auto-changer under the passenger seat as well as a CD slot in the console which boasts a 7-inch touch-sensitive screen to operate the air conditioning, radio, CD selection, sat nav, all with either touch screen or voice control.
0-inch touch-sensitive screen, which can also play DVDs and music software such as CDs and MP3 files.