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handheldadjective

also hand-held us   /ˈhændˈheld/
small enough to hold in your hand: a handheld computer
(Definition of handheld from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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handheldadjective

also hand-held uk   /ˈhændheld/ us   IT
small enough to be held in your hand: a handheld computer/device/phone

handheldnoun [C]

uk   /ˈhændheld/ us   IT
a piece of electronic equipment that is small enough to be used while holding it in your hand: With the right combination of accessories and software, a hand held can let road warriors leave their laptops behind.
(Definition of handheld from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “handheld”
in Arabic مَحمول…
in Korean 휴대 가능한…
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 Chinese (Simplified) 个人数字助理,掌上电脑…
in Chinese (Traditional) 個人數位助理,掌上型電腦…
in Italian portatile…
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