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stand-alone

adj
(Computer Science) computing (of a device or system) capable of operating independently of any other device or system
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.stand-alone - capable of operating independently
electronics - the branch of physics that deals with the emission and effects of electrons and with the use of electronic devices
complete - having every necessary or normal part or component or step; "a complete meal"; "a complete wardrobe"; "a complete set of the Britannica"; "a complete set of china"; "a complete defeat"; "a complete accounting"
Translations

stand-alone

[ˈstændələʊn] ADJ [computer system etc] → autónomo

stand-alone

n (Comput) → eigenständiges Gerät, Stand-alone-Gerät nt

stand-alone

[ˌstændəˈləʊn] adj (Comput) → a sé stante, indipendente
stand-alone word processor → elaboratore m di testi indipendente
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