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addaword.gifdefinition of tablet

(also tab)
a mobile computing device such as an iPad or Galaxy, larger than a mobile phone, that can browse the Internet, handle email, play music and video, display e-books, and that the user controls by touching the screen
The study notes that news users "are highly likely to read long articles on their tablets, not just get headlines."
Submitted from United Kingdom on 06/12/2011 12:39:00
Definition of tablet from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online


a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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