Complete Definition of "portable"

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English

Etymology
From F. #French|portable.

Adjective
en-adj

  1. Able to be carry|carried or easily moved.
  2. computing Of software, able to be run on multiple hardware or operating systems.

Translations
trans-top|able to be carried
Czech: pÅenosný m
Dutch: draagbaar
Finnish: kannettava, matka-
French: portable, portatif
German: portabel, tragbar
trans-mid
Norwegian: t-|no|bærbar, t-|no|portabel
Polish: przenoÅny
Serbina: nosivo, nosiv
Spanish: portátil
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trans-top|running on multiple systems
Finnish: siirrettävä
German: portabel
trans-mid
Norwegian: t-|no|portabel
Polish: przenoÅny
Spanish: portable
trans-bottom

Derived terms
hand-portable
man-portable

See also
hand-held

Noun
en-noun

  1. A portable toilet; a self-contained outhouse.
  2. Any temporary building that is portable, especially one located at a school.
  3. A hand-held electronic gaming device.

Synonyms
(portable toilet): portable toilet, port-a-john, porta-kybo, portaloo, porta-potty, port-a-san, port-o-let, sani-privy, turdis

Translations
trans-top|A portable toilet; a self-contained outhouse
Finnish: bajamaja
Norwegian: t-|no|bæsj-and-carry|m
trans-mid
trans-bottom

trans-top|Any temporary building that is portable, especially one located at a school
Norwegian: t-|no|brakke|c
trans-mid
trans-bottom

trans-top|A hand-held electronic gaming device
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French

Etymology
From L.|fr portabilis, from portare or porter + -able.

Adjective
fr-adj|f=portable

  1. #English|Portable

Related terms
portatif

Noun
Image:Several mobile phones.png|thumb|La fonction principale des portables (1) est de téléphoner.
Image:Woman-typing-on-laptop.jpg|thumb|Travail sur un portable. (2)
fr-noun|m

  1. a cell phone
  2. computing a laptop

Synonyms
;cell phone
mobile m
téléphone portable m

;laptop
ordinateur portable m

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