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  1. head-up display(Noun)

    A semi-transparent graphical and textual display of information projected upon the field of view of a pilot of an aircraft. Abbreviation: HUD

  2. head-up display(Noun)

    A type of radar or electronic chart display where the top of the display always represents the direction the vessel is heading.


  1. Head-up display

    A head-up display or heads-up display—also known as a HUD—is any transparent display that presents data without requiring users to look away from their usual viewpoints. The origin of the name stems from a pilot being able to view information with the head positioned "up" and looking forward, instead of angled down looking at lower instruments. Although they were initially developed for military aviation, HUDs are now used in commercial aircraft, automobiles, and other applications.

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. head-up display

    A display of flight, navigation, attack, or other information superimposed upon the pilot

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of head-up display in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of head-up display in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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