Display

  • 1 Display — may refer to: Display (horse) (1923–1944), an American thoroughbred racehorse Display (zoology), a form of animal behaviour Display advertising, type that typically contains text, i.e., copy, logos, images, location maps, etc. Display case, also… …

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  • 2 Display — Dis*play , n. 1. An opening or unfolding; exhibition; manifestation. [1913 Webster] Having witnessed displays of his power and grace. Trench. [1913 Webster] 2. Ostentatious show; exhibition for effect; parade. [1913 Webster] He died, as erring… …

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  • 3 Display — Dis*play , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Displayed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Displaying}.] [OE. displaien, desplaien, OF. despleier, desploier, F. d[ e]ployer; pref. des (L. dis ) + pleier, ploier, plier, F. ployer, plier, to fold, bend, L. plicare. See {Ply},… …

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  • 4 Display — Dis*play , v. i. To make a display; to act as one making a show or demonstration. Shak. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 5 display — I. verb Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French desplaier, desploier, literally, to unfold more at deploy Date: 14th century transitive verb 1. a. to put or spread before the view < display the flag > b. to make evident < display …

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  • 6 display — In military deception, a static portrayal of an activity, force, or equipment intended to deceive the adversary …

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  • 7 Display lag — is a phenomenon associated with some types of LCD displays, and nearly all types of HDTVs, that refers to latency, or lag measured by the difference between the time a signal is input into a display and the time it is shown by the display. This… …

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  • 8 Display PostScript — (or DPS) is an on screen display system. As the name implies, DPS uses the PostScript (PS) imaging model and language to generate on screen graphics. To the basic PS system, DPS adds a number of features intended to ease working with bitmapped… …

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  • 9 Display advertising — is a type of advertising that typically contains text (i.e., copy), logos, photographs or other images, location maps, and similar items. In periodicals, display advertising can appear on the same page as, or on the page adjacent to, general… …

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  • 10 display device — Display Dis*play , n. 1. An opening or unfolding; exhibition; manifestation. [1913 Webster] Having witnessed displays of his power and grace. Trench. [1913 Webster] 2. Ostentatious show; exhibition for effect; parade. [1913 Webster] He died, as… …

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  • 11 Display code — is the 6 bit character set used by many computer systems manufactured by Control Data Corporation, notably the CDC 6600 in 1964. The CDC 6000 series, and their followons, had 60 bit words. As such, typical usage packed 10 characters per… …

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  • 12 Display behavior — is the tendency of living things to express actions or formations, it is thought, for competitive advantage. Among animalsAnimals may use display behavior for different purposes including threat, courtship and direct competition for example. An… …

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  • 13 Display window — of the New York Transit Museum store in Grand Central Terminal …

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  • 14 Display Technologies — Years active 1960–present Website display technologies.com Display Technologies is an industry leading point of purchase equipment supplier based in College Point, New York. References …

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  • 15 Display device — Nixie tubes, LED display and VF display, top to bottom. A display device is an output device for presentation of information in visual or tactile form (the latter used for example in tactile electronic displays for blind people). When the input… …

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  • 16 Display resolution — For screen sizes (typically in inches, measured in the diagonal), see Display size. For a list of particular display resolutions, see Graphic display resolutions. This chart shows the most common display resolutions, with the color of each… …

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  • 17 Display Data Channel — The Display Data Channel or DDC is a collection of digital communication protocols between a computer display and a graphics adapter that enables the display to communicate its supported display modes to the adapter and to enable the computer… …

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  • 18 Display list — A display list (or display file) is a series of graphics commands that define an output image. The image is created (rendered) by executing the commands. For a display device without a frame buffer, such as the old vector graphics displays, the… …

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  • 19 Display size — Diagram comparing various typical screen sizes by width, height, diagonal, area and aspect ratio. On two dimensional display devices such as computer monitors and television sets, the display size (or viewable image size or VIS) is the actual… …

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  • 20 Display Campaign — The European Display Campaign is a voluntary scheme designed by energy experts from 20 European towns and cities. It is aimed at encouraging local authorities to publicly display the energy and environmental performances of their public buildings …

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