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handheld

adjective [before noun] uk   us   /ˌhændˈheld/
B1 A handheld object has been designed so that it can be held and used easily with one or two hands: a handheld computer/device

handheld

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈhændˌheld/
a PDA
Translations of “handheld”
in Korean 휴대 가능한…
in Arabic مَحمول…
in Portuguese portátil…
in Catalan de mà, portàtil…
in Japanese 手に持って操作する, ハンドヘルドの…
in Italian portatile…
in Chinese (Traditional) 個人數位助理,掌上型電腦…
in Chinese (Simplified) 个人数字助理,掌上电脑…
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