from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A device that accepts video signals from a computer and provides information in a visual form.
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- n. an electronic device that represents information in visual form
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Several other studies link the use of video display terminals to eyestrain, migraine headaches, lower- and upper-back strain, and stress.
Seated in a modular cockpit, hooked up to the computer, eyes glued to the video display terminal, the automated office worker is even more likely to become bored, apathetic, alienated, than the pre-automated office worker.