touch system

noun
a system of typing in which each finger is assigned to one or more keys, thereby enabling a person to type without looking at the keyboard.
Compare hunt and peck.


Origin:
1915–20

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To touch system
Collins
World English Dictionary
touch system
 
n
a typing system in which the fingers are trained to find the correct keys, permitting the typist to read and type copy without looking at the keyboard

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Example sentences
Ability to type, not requiring the touch system, where accuracy rather than
  speed is important.
The system features a unique, interactive, touch system that has easy to use
  touch-screen.
The system features a unique, interactive, touch system that is easy-to-use.
The first six weeks will focus on proper techniques utilizing the touch system.
Related Searches
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature