flat panel


flat panel
flat panel,
a thin electronic screen that uses a liquid crystal solution or ionized gas to form and display images: »

Now, in much refined form, flat panels are omnipotent…in portable computers, video cameras, compact disk players and medical equipment

(David E. Sanger).
flat-pan|el «FLAT PAN uhl», adjective.
using or incorporating a flat electronic display panel: »

Mark Weiser…envisions a world in which flat-panel screens bearing a multitude of images will be household regulars

(Time).

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • flat-panel — UK US adjective [before noun] ► FLAT SCREEN(Cf. ↑flat screen): »Look on our website for great deals on flat panel TVs! …   Financial and business terms

  • flat'-panel — flatˈ screen or flat panel adjective Denoting a television system or computer screen using a flat faced cathode ray tube to produce a sharper and better defined picture • • • Main Entry: ↑flat …   Useful english dictionary

  • flat-panel — adj. Flat panel is used with these nouns: ↑display, ↑monitor …   Collocations dictionary

  • flat-panel — adjective Date: 1977 relating to or being a thin flat video display (as for a portable computer) …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • Flat panel display — Flat Panel TVs have existed since 1964, and are much thinner and lighter than traditional televisions. Flat panel displays (sometimes called flatscreen, although, strictly speaking, flatscreen is used to describe CRT screens that have a… …   Wikipedia

  • flat panel monitor — UK US noun [countable] [singular flat panel monitor plural flat panel monitors] computing a very thin computer screen with a flat surface that you look at Thesaurus: computer equipment and parts …   Useful english dictionary

  • Flat Panel Display —   [dt. »Flachfeldanzeige«], Flachbildschirm …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Flat Panel Monitor —   [dt. »Flachfeldmonitor«], Flachbildschirm …   Universal-Lexikon