video display terminal



  • A computer input/output device which incorporates a monitor, a video adapter, and a keyboard. It also usually includes a mouse. May be used, for instance, in networks. Its abbreviation is VDT. Also called video display unit, video terminal, visual display terminal, visual display unit, or display terminal.
  • synonymvideo display unit
  • synonymvisual display terminal
  • synonymvisual display unit


  • noun a screen attached to a computer which shows the information stored in the computer.