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detachable

Generally refers to a hybrid computer that functions as both a laptop and a tablet. See hybrid laptop.


The Surface Book
The screen on Microsoft's Surface Book detaches to become a stand-alone Windows tablet. See Surface Book.
References in classic literature ?
The first stroke of the razorlike crescent athwart any portion of the band, would so detach it that it might be unwound from my person by means of my left hand.
Those are indeed great advantages and souvenirs," replied the queen, alluding, in spite of herself, to recollections from which it is impossible voluntarily to detach one's self.
The gangway was removed and the vessel indulged in the awkward evolutions that were to detach her from the land.
I have avoided all general flirtation whatever; I have distinguished no creature besides, of all the numbers resorting hither, except Sir James Martin, on whom I bestowed a little notice, in order to detach him from Miss Mainwaring; but, if the world could know my motive THERE they would honour me.
The difficulty is to detach the framework of fact--of absolute undeniable fact--from the embellishments of theorists and reporters.