palmtop

noun
palm·​top | \ ˈpä(l)m-ˌtäp How to pronounce palmtop (audio) , ˈpȯ(l)m- \

Definition of palmtop

: a small portable computer easily held in the palm of the hand

First Known Use of palmtop

1987, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for palmtop

palm entry 2 + laptop

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The first known use of palmtop was in 1987

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“Palmtop.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/palmtop. Accessed 6 Mar. 2021.

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palmtop

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English Language Learners Definition of palmtop

: a computer that is small enough to be held in the palm of your hand

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