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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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According to a release by Judicial Watch, the records included an e-mail thread detailing plans to "set up a stand-alone PC in the Secretary's office, connected to the internet (but not through [the government] system) to enable her to check her emails from her desk."
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I recall what I called at the time "fake EDI." If you wanted an order from a fully EDI-compliant retailer, you could receive it on a stand-alone PC system that ran an EDI application.
There has been a rapid move from the days when most small businesses used a stand-alone PC in the corner of the office to write the odd letter or invoice, and home PCs were, by and large, few and far between.
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As well as familiar configuration of large monitor area and keyboard drawer, the stand-alone PC enclosures are also available with a desk section in place of the drawer, a shortened monitor door or a folding support panel.
With more than 30 years experience, Medi-Span continues to offer a variety of authoritative drug databases, including clinical decision support and disease suite modules, application programming interfaces and stand-alone PC products.
Capable of operating either on a stand-alone PC or across an enterprise-wide intranet, CLARiFY ensures a simplified, co-ordinated approach in the delivery of coding instructions from planning to production personnel.
Samsung -- which began offering refrigeration in North America in 2002 -- followed early this year with a stand-alone PC.
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