(of sculpture or architectural elements) unattached to a supporting unit or background; standing alone.
not affiliated with others of its kind; independent; autonomous: a freestanding clinic, not connected with any hospital.
Also, free-standing.

1875–80; free + standing Unabridged
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freestanding (ˌfriːˈstændɪŋ)
1.  standing apart; not attached to or supported by another object
2.  Compare bound (in systemic grammar) denoting a clause that can stand alone as a sentence; denoting or being a main clause

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Example sentences
The freestanding building contains a mix of individual and larger communal
  tables, with empty seats filled in as needed.
Our sink was freestanding, white porcelain with piano legs.
The sofa faces a freestanding screen, which doubles as a window, showing the
  view outside the apartment.
The freestanding cardiac catheterization laboratories were created for reasons
  unique to their community.
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