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palmtop

[pahm-top] /ˈpɑmˌtɒp/
noun
1.
a battery-powered computer small enough to fit in the palm of the hand.
Origin
1985-1990
1985-90
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palmtop

noun

A very small computer: Silicon Valley's future may hinge on winning the palmtop computer race

[1990s+ Computers; modeled on desktop, laptop]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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