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touchscreen

[tuhch-skreen] /ˈtʌtʃˌskrin/
noun, Computers.
1.
a touch-sensitive display screen: touching different portions of the screen with a finger will cause the computer to take actions determined by a program.
Also, touch screen.
Origin
1970-1975
1970-75; touch + screen
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touchscreen
  (tŭch'skrēn')   
A monitor screen that can detect and respond to something, such as a finger or stylus, pressing on it.
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