VDU


VDU
abbr. visual display unit.

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noun
(British) British term for video display
Hypernyms: ↑display, ↑video display

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\\ˌvē(ˌ)dēˈyü\ noun (-s)
Etymology: video display unit

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Computers.
visual display unit.

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abbrev
Visual display unit

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VDU UK [ˌviː diː ˈjuː] US [ˌvi di ˈju] noun [countable] [singular VDU plural VDUs]
visual display unit: a computer screen
Thesaurus: computer equipment and partshyponym

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VDU (no periods),
visual display unit.

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VDU [VDU] [ˌviː diː ˈjuː] [ˌviː diː ˈjuː] (BrE) (NAmE VDT [ˌviː diː ˈtiː] ; [ˌviː diː ˈtiː] ) noun
the abbreviation for visual display unit/video display terminal (a machine with a screen like a television that displays information from a computer)

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • VDU — ► ABBREVIATION ▪ visual display unit …   English terms dictionary

  • VDU — [vē΄dē΄yo͞o′] n. a visual display unit …   English World dictionary

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  • VDU — [[t]vi͟ː diː ju͟ː[/t]] VDUs N COUNT A VDU is a machine with a screen which is used to display information from a computer. VDU is an abbreviation for visual display unit . [BRIT] Syn: monitor (in AM, use VDT) …   English dictionary

  • VDU — UK [ˌviː diː ˈjuː] / US [ˌvɪ dɪ ˈju] noun [countable] Word forms VDU : singular VDU plural VDUs visual display unit: a computer screen …   English dictionary