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Meaning of “HUD” in the English Dictionary

"HUD" in British English

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HUDnoun [C]

/ˌeɪtʃ.juːˈdiː/
abbreviation for head-up ​display: in a ​computergame, the ​part of the ​screen that ​showsinformation such as the player's ​score, how much ​time they have ​left, etc.: Sometimes a game's HUD can be ​distracting.
(Definition of HUD from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"HUD" in Business English

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HUDnoun

uk   us   GOVERNMENT, PROPERTY
abbreviation for Department for Housing and Urban Development: a US ​governmentdepartment that ​manages the ​building of ​low-costhouses and ​apartments and new ​building in cities: HUD is the ​agencyresponsible for encouraging ​housingdevelopment.
(Definition of HUD from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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