Definition of palmtop in English:


Syllabification: palm·top
Pronunciation: /ˈpä(l)mˌtäp


  • A computer small and lightweight enough to be held in one hand.
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    • That's because the diminutive size of handheld computers - PDAs, palmtops or Pocket PCs - is both a blessing and a curse.
    • If you have an Internet café at your church, guests will want to access the Internet from their laptops, palmtops, and PDAs.
    • Laptops, palmtops, and other gadgetry are quickly taking over many campuses.

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