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portable

(of software, files, etc.) able to be transferred from one type of computer system to another

portable

[′pȯrd·ə·bəl]
(engineering)
Capable of being easily and conveniently transported.

portable

portable

Movable; transferable. An electronic device that is easily transported. It may refer to a pocket-sized handheld device or to a laptop that weighs several pounds. See also data portability and software portability.
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He says portable machines can do almost anything stationary units can do.
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New advanced compression schemes are enabling the addition of movies, personal video, and photos in addition to audio, to a palm-sized portable media player.
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I bought the TI Portable Pro, with the same architecture and processor as the original TI Pro, but packaged in a luggable computer weighing about 40 pounds, with a small-6-inch color monitor.
And while statistics revealed that slightly more students from portable classrooms had visited the nurse, Anderson concluded the margin was too narrow for statistical significance.
Prices of portable spectrophotometers range from $3500 to $7000 on the low end and $7500-10,000 on the high end.