portable computer


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Related to portable computer: laptop
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.portable computer - a personal computer that can easily be carried by handportable computer - a personal computer that can easily be carried by hand
briefcase computer - a portable computer housed in a box that resembles a briefcase
flat panel display, FPD - a type of video display that is thin and flat; commonly used in laptop computers
hand-held computer, hand-held microcomputer - a portable battery-powered computer small enough to be carried in your pocket
laptop, laptop computer - a portable computer small enough to use in your lap
notebook computer, notebook - a small compact portable computer
microcomputer, PC, personal computer - a small digital computer based on a microprocessor and designed to be used by one person at a time
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Translations
حاسوب نَقّال
přenosný počítač
laptop computer
taşınabilir bilgisayar

portable

(ˈpoːtəbl) adjective
able to be carried, or moved easily from place to place. a portable radio.
portable computer noun
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.
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