Adjective "led" definition and examples

(Led may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/ɛliːˈdiː/

Definitions and examples

    noun

    A light-emitting diode (a semiconductor diode which glows when a voltage is applied)
    1. as modifier 'an LED display'
    2. 'Japanese scientists have proposed a solution to the puzzle of why blue light-emitting diodes are so bright.'

    More definitions

    1. simple past tense and past participle of lead1 .

    More examples(as adjective)

    "centres can be led in places."

    "centres can be led in candidates."

    "interests can be led to suspensions."

    "cabinets can be led by supports."

    "spotlights can be led by flows."

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    Origin

    1960s: abbreviation.