Etymology
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LCD

1973, initialism (acronym) from liquid crystal display, which is attested from 1968, from liquid crystal, a translation of German flüssiger krystall (1890).

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Definitions of LCD

lcd (n.)
a digital display that uses liquid crystal cells that change reflectivity in an applied electric field; used for portable computer displays and watches etc.;
Synonyms: liquid crystal display
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