Definition of portable adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

portable

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//ˈpɔːtəbl//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpɔːrtəbl//
 
Watching TV
 
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that is easy to carry or to move a portable TV The equipment is lightweight, portable and easy to store. (figurative) a portable loan/pension (= that can be moved if you change banks, jobs, etc.) portable software See related entries: Watching TV Word Origin late Middle English: from Old French portable, from late Latin portabilis, from Latin portare ‘carry’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: portable

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