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adjective lap·top \ˈlap-ˌtäp\

Definition of LAPTOP

:  of a size and design that makes operation and use on one's lap convenient — compare desktop
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First Known Use of LAPTOP

1984

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noun

: a small computer that is designed to be easily carried

Full Definition of LAPTOP

:  a portable microcomputer having its main components (as processor, keyboard, and display screen) integrated into a single unit capable of battery-powered operation

Examples of LAPTOP

  1. He uses a laptop for business when he travels.

First Known Use of LAPTOP

1984
LAPTOP Defined for Kids

laptop

noun lap·top \ˈlap-ˌtäp\

Definition of LAPTOP for Kids

:  a small portable computer that can run on battery power and has the main parts (as keyboard and display screen) combined into a single unit

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