stand-alone Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"stand-alone" in British English

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stand-aloneadjective [before noun]

uk   /ˈstænd.əˌləʊn/  us   /-ˌloʊn/
A stand-alone ​computer or ​business can ​operate on ​its own without ​needinghelp from another ​similar thing.
(Definition of stand-alone from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"stand-alone" in American English

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stand-aloneadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈstænd·əˌloʊn/
single, ​complete by itself: Stand-alone ​houses have ​become too ​expensive for many ​people.
(Definition of stand-alone from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “stand-alone”
in Chinese (Simplified) (计算机、企业等)独立的,独立运作的…
in Chinese (Traditional) (電腦、企業等)獨立的,獨立運作的…
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