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active‐matrix

[ak-tiv-mey-triks]
adjective Electronics.
  1. of or relating to a high-resolution liquid-crystal display (LCD) with high contrast, the most common type of flat-panel display.
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Origin of active‐matrix

1990–95
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British Dictionary definitions for active matrix

active matrix

noun
  1. computing
    1. a liquid crystal display in which each pixel is individually controlled to provide a sharp image at a wide viewing angle; it is used in laptop and notebook computers
    2. (as modifier)an active-matrix screen
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