Meaning of “overhead projector” in the English Dictionary

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"overhead projector" in British English

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overhead projectornoun [ C ]

uk /ˌəʊ.və.hed prəˈdʒek.tər/ us /ˌoʊ.vɚ.hed prəˈdʒek.tɚ/ abbreviation OHP

a device that makes large images from a flat, transparent sheet and shows them on a white screen or wall

(Definition of “overhead projector” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"overhead projector" in Business English

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overhead projectornoun [ C ]

uk us abbreviation OHP, also projector

WORKPLACE, MEETINGS a piece of equipment that shines images from a flat transparent sheet onto a white screen or wall:

Younger workers joke about technology they see as outdated, such as a presentation on an overhead projector instead of PowerPoint.

(Definition of “overhead projector” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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