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a type of thin, lightweight video display that uses liquid crystals or electroluminescence to reflect images.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Consumers avidly took up the first generation
plasma screens and dvr boxes.
Her employees and customers were watching on a
attached to the salon's walls.
Each room has a high definition
cable television and a granite bathroom.
The living area has a sofa bed,
television, microwave and refrigerator.
Instead of a
offering a grid of applications, services will be grouped in tiles according to the tasks they perform.
The robot consists primarily of a
monitor, with audio and video recording equipment.
So much dancing today looks en face even when it's not, as if framed for a
The wall mounts were sold for
Items taken from the burglaries were
televisions and laptop computers.
The phone line for the alarm system was cut and
televisions were stolen.
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