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heads-up display

[hedz-uhp] /ˈhɛdzˈʌp/
noun
1.
an electronic display of instrument data projected at eye level so that a driver or pilot sees it without looking away from the road or course.
2.
(in a computer game) an electronic display of meters and dials around the screen margins.
Abbreviation: HUD.
Also, head-up display [hed-uhp] /ˈhɛdˈʌp/ (Show IPA).
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Examples from the web for heads-up display
  • The system would basically turn the entire windshield into a heads-up display.
  • The windshield serves as a heads-up display and the pane on which the back-up camera image is displayed.
  • But it's one thing to pay millions for a heads-up display in a fighter jet, and quite another to have it on your laptop.
  • And no more funky monocle attached to a helmet for a heads-up display.

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