touch pad

noun
Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of touch pad

:a keypad for an electronic device (such 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 in a Sentence

  1. Press the start button on the touch pad.

First Known Use of touch pad

1974


TOUCH PAD Defined for English Language Learners

touch pad

noun

Definition of touch pad for English Language Learners

  • : 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


TOUCH PAD Defined for Kids

touch pad

noun

Definition of touch pad for Students

: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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