stand-alone

adjective
\ ˈstand-ə-ˈlōn How to pronounce stand-alone (audio) \

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, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of stand-alone was in 1966

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“Stand-alone.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stand-alone. Accessed 21 January 2020.

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stand-alone

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English Language Learners Definition of stand-alone

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

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