Definitions for "Light pen"
Keywords:  pen, wand, stylus, crt, photocell
An input device that uses a light-sensitive stylus to draw on-screen or on a graphics tablet, or to select items from a menu.
A light-sensitive input device shaped like a pen, used to draw on the computer screen or to make menu selections. As the tip of the light pen makes contact with the screen, it sends a signal back to the computer containing the x-y coordinates of the pixels at that point.
A device that indicates only the presence of "black" or "white" as a binary level on a single pin/wire. A light pen does not process the data other than to decide on what level of reflectivity qualifies as "black" or "white".
Keywords:  keycap, pad, printed
pad-printed keycap