passive-matrix

[ pas-iv-mey-triks ]
/ ˈpæs ɪvˈmeɪ trɪks /

adjective Electronics.

of or relating to a relatively low-resolution liquid-crystal display (LCD) with low contrast, a type of flat-panel display.

Nearby words

  1. passive vocabulary,
  2. passive voice,
  3. passive-aggressive,
  4. passive-aggressive personality,
  5. passive-dependent personality,
  6. passively,
  7. passiveness,
  8. passivism,
  9. passivist,
  10. passivity

Compare active-matrix.

Origin of passive-matrix

1990–95

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