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lap·top

 (lăp′tŏp′)
n.
A portable computer with a display screen hinged to a keyboard, small enough to use on one's lap.
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laptop

(ˈlæpˌtɒp) or

laptop computer

n
(Computer Science) a personal computer that is small and light enough to be operated on the user's lap. Compare palmtop computer
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lap•top

(ˈlæpˌtɒp)

n.
a portable, usu. battery-powered microcomputer small enough to rest on the lap.
[1980–85]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.laptop - a portable computer small enough to use in your laplaptop - a portable computer small enough to use in your lap
portable computer - a personal computer that can easily be carried by hand
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Translations
laptoppřenosný počítač
bærbarlaptop
kannettava tietokone
laptopprijenosnik
laptop
ノートパソコンラップトップ
랩톱
laptopasnešiojamasis kompiuterisportatyvinis kompiuteris
portativais dators
laptopnotebook
laptop
notesnik
bärbar dator
คอมพิวเตอร์พกพา
diz üstü bilgisayardizüstü bilgisayarı
máy tính xách tay

laptop

[ˈlæptɒp] N (also laptop computer) → ordenador m or (LAm) computador(a) m/f portátil
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

laptop

[ˈlæptɒp] n (also laptop computer) → ordinateur m portable, portable m
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

laptop

(Comput)
nLaptop m
attrLaptop-; laptop PC/computerLaptop(-PC/Computer) m
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

laptop

[ˈlæpˌtɒp] n (also laptop computer) → laptop m inv
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

laptop

(ˈlaptop) noun
a portable computer.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

laptop

كُمبِيوتَرٌ مَحْمُولٌ laptop bærbar Laptop φορητός υπολογιστής computadora portátil, ordenador portátil kannettava tietokone ordinateur portable laptop portatile ラップトップ 랩톱 laptop bærbar PC laptop computador portátil, laptop портативный компьютер bärbar dator คอมพิวเตอร์พกพา dizüstü bilgisayarı máy tính xách tay 笔记本电脑
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HOME Secretary Jack Straw last night ordered an investigation into reports that top-secret intelligence on some of Britain's most dangerous prisoners was found on a lap-top computer.
He invested the pounds 1,500 prize in a lap-top computer.
Management recognized that a "virtual office" can exist wherever the staff member happens to be - at home, in a car, an airplane, a hotel room, or a client's premises with the use of a lap-top computer and modem, a fax machine and a cellular telephone.
These utilities have become very popular with lap-top computer users who need to interface with desktop units.
A MAN from Wirral had his lap-top computer stolen as he parked his car at Runcorn railway station.