computer screen


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n computer screen a screen used to display the output of a computer to the user
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In literature:

Light has flooded upon it, the eerie light of the glowing computer screen.
"Hacker Crackdown" by Bruce Sterling
Ali's slender fingers played across a set of keys and in the small screen mounting on the computer a set of figures appeared.
"Plague Ship" by Andre Norton
Each orbit was computed and held on the screen by the great computer in the vault below.
"Gold in the Sky" by Alan Edward Nourse
It was indeed an office, dimly lighted by the moving screen-savers of two computers, each on a separate desk.
"Life Blood" by Thomas Hoover
Now a green oscilloscope next to the computer screens was reading out the buildup, a sine curve slowly increasing in frequency.
"Project Cyclops" by Thomas Hoover
He turned his attention back to the computer screen and studied the numbers once more.
"Project Daedalus" by Thomas Hoover
Then he glanced again at the computer screen and decided to go back to the NIH files.
"Syndrome" by Thomas Hoover
The blank computer screens reflected back his smooth, trim face, his glum eyes.
"The Samurai Strategy" by Thomas Hoover

In news:

Using a touch-screen desktop computer goes against ergonomic principles and poses a major health risk.
Waleed al-Houtti keeps his eyes trained on the flashing stock prices streaming across the bottom of his computer screen, and sporadically answers a phone.
McALESTER — On Nov 6, I came back to my office, sat at my computer and stared at a blank screen while I searched for the words within me to describe the huge injustice I had just witnessed.
The long-limbed red, green and blue stick figure on the computer screen hopped over the orange hurdle and hustled down the lane.
At a time when more of our written words appear on bright computer and phone screens than ever before, we've decided to go retro and celebrate books printed on wood pulp.
A new book captures the fashion's Bible's most famous covers, and a digital archive will bring 120 years of publishing history to your computer screens.
These days, kids are spending more time than ever with screens: television, computers, mobile applications, music and e-readers.
A photograph of a computer screen showing the website eBay is shown here in Encinitas, California ( Mike Blake Reuters, REUTERS / April 22, 2009 ).
Amazon on began shipping a large -screen, high-definition version of its popular Kindle Fire tablet computers ahead of schedule in a holiday season challenge to Apple iPads.
Five touch-screen computers for the nine-and-under set.
Facebook logos on a computer screen are seen in this photo illustration taken in Lavigny May 16, 2012 REUTERS/Valentin Flauraud.
Schissler, a computer repairman with IBM, sat in the line outside Kmart with his 15-year-old son from 9 pm Wednesday until Thursday at 6 am to buy a 42-inch, flat-screen television on sale for Gray Thursday.
Genesis Microchip Inc said yesterday that it had agreed to buy a rival, Sage Inc, for about $241 million in stock to bolster its portfolio of semiconductors used in flat-panel computer screens.
If you're like many Americans, breakfast is eaten with one hand on the steering wheel, lunch is inhaled in front of a computer screen, and dinner is spent with the TV blasting in the background.
0 A satellite image of Hurricane Sandy is shown on a computer screen at the National Hurricane Center in Miami.

In science:

This integral is dependent on the external momentum k , and in order to calculate the screening mass consistently we must compute it at k = im.
On Effective Field Theories at Finite Temperature
Secondly, imagine that we would compute subleading contributions to the screening mass coming from the diagrams in the Yukawa sector.
On Effective Field Theories at Finite Temperature
Our calculations reproduce previous results obtained by Zhai and Kastening , and independently by Corian`o and Parwani for the free energy, as well as the screening mass first computed by Blaizot et al .
On Effective Field Theories at Finite Temperature
Since the relation between the fields in the underlying theory and the effective theory can be viewed as a field redefinition, and since the screening mass is a long-distance quantity, one can use the effective theory to compute it.
On Effective Field Theories at Finite Temperature
Imagine that the plane is in fact a computer screen.
Limits of Voronoi Diagrams