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English definition of “portable”


adjective     /ˈpɔː.tə.bl̩/ US  /ˈpɔːr.t̬ə-/
C1 light and small enough to be easily carried or moved : a portable radio / phone / computer SmallExtremely smallLight and weightless possible to take with you if you move to a different place or job : They offer portable pensions , carried by employees from job to job . Your phone number is portable if you decide to move to a different home or office .
(Definition of portable adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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