stand-alone

adjective \ ˈstand-ə-ˈlōn \

Definition of stand-alone

: self-contained; especially : operating or capable of operating independently of a computer system
  • a stand-alone word processor

First Known Use of stand-alone

1966

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Definition of stand-alone for English Language Learners

  • : able to operate without control from another system, company, etc.


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