flat screen


noun

a type of thin, lightweight video display that uses liquid crystals or electroluminescence to reflect images.

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Also called flat panel, flat-panel display .

Origin of flat screen

First recorded in 1970–75

OTHER WORDS FROM flat screen

flat-screen, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for flat screen

flatscreen
/ (ˈflætˌskriːn) /

noun

  1. a slimline television set or computer monitor with a flat screen
  2. (as modifier)a flatscreen television
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