touch system


Definition of touch system

: a method of typing that assigns a particular finger to each key and makes it possible to type without looking at the keyboard

Examples of touch system in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The British want a light-touch system — that is, one in which there are minimal checks — on goods that companies promise will stay in Northern Ireland. New York Times, 21 July 2021

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First Known Use of touch system

1894, in the meaning defined above

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“Touch system.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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