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English definition of “touch screen”

touch screen

noun [C]    
a screen on a computer, phone, etc. that you touch in order to give it instructions, rather than using a keyboardMachine partsComputer technology
(Definition of touch screen noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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