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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 por·ta·ble /ˈportəbəl, ˈpɔr-/

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Port·a·ble a.
 1. Capable of being borne or carried; easily transported; conveyed without difficulty; as, a portable bed, desk, engine.
 2. Possible to be endured; supportable. [Obs.]
    How light and portable my pain seems now!   --Shak.
 Portable forge. See under Forge.
 Portable steam engine. See under Steam engine.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: easily or conveniently transported; "a portable television
             set" [ant: unportable]
      2: of a motor designed to be attached to the outside of a
         boat's hull; "a portable outboard motor"
      n : a small light typewriter; usually with a case in which it
          can be carried