\\ˌvē(ˌ)dēˈtē\ noun (-s)
Etymology: video display terminal
: a cathode-ray tube used to display information especially from a computer

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1. video display terminal.
2. Chiefly Brit. visual display terminal.

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VDT UK [ˌviː diː ˈtiː] US [ˌvi di ˈti] noun [countable] [singular VDT plural VDTs] computing
video display terminal: the part of a computer that contains the screen
Thesaurus: computer equipment and partshyponym

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VDT (no periods),
video display terminal.

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abbr. video display terminal

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VDU [VDU] [ˌviː diː ˈjuː] [ˌviː diː ˈjuː] (BrE) (NAmE VDT [ˌviː diː ˈtiː] ; [ˌviː diː ˈtiː] ) noun
the abbreviation for visual display unit/video display terminal (a machine with a screen like a television that displays information from a computer)

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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