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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 ?
But look again - the man has detached himself from the dead animal.
All works of art should not be detached, but extempore performances.
In the meantime he detached five of his free trappers to scour the hills, and kill as many elk as possible, before the main body should enter, as they would then be soon frightened away by the various Indian hunting parties.
He detached it from his waistcoat, chain and all, and passed it to me without a word.
"I think I know what you mean; but we, fortunately, are above sentiment--when we are detached. But when we dominate the rykor--ah, that is different, and when I hear you sing and look at your beautiful body I know what you mean by love.
Ghek always detached his body then and sank into what seemed a semi-comatose condition.
Then he detached himself from the body and crawled across the floor until he stood directly in front of the circular opening through which she had seen him emerge the day that she had first been brought to his presence.
Now, though such great bodies are at times encountered, yet, as must have been seen, even at the present day, small detached bands are occasionally observed, embracing from twenty to fifty individuals each.
Detach the red end cap hubs from the white hubs on the center section.
37 Oldfield Road, Heswall, Wirral, CH60 6SN, which is a detached house, sold for [pounds sterling]1,150,000 on February 4
56 The Ridgeway, Rothley, LE7 7LE, which is a detached house, sold for PS1,825,000 on Apr 17.
10 Galmington Drive, Coventry, Coventry, West Midlands, CV3 6PZ, which is a detached house, sold for [pounds sterling]550,000 on October 16th.