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touch pad

noun

: a flat surface on an electronic device (such as a microwave oven) that is divided into several differently marked areas which you can touch to choose options

Full Definition of TOUCH PAD

:  a keypad for an electronic device (as a microwave oven) that consists of a flat surface divided into several differently marked areas which are touched to choose options

Examples of TOUCH PAD

  1. Press the start button on the touch pad.

First Known Use of TOUCH PAD

1979
TOUCH PAD Defined for Kids

touch pad

noun

Definition of TOUCH PAD for Kids

:  a flat surface on an electronic device (as a microwave oven) divided into several differently marked areas that are touched to make choices in controlling the device

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