Definition of pocket-sized in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈpäkətsīzd/
(also pocket-size)


Of a size suitable for carrying in a pocket; small: a truly pocket-sized camera with a lot of great features
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  • Where else can you buy a nifty, portable, pocket-sized MPEG 2 Player?
  • I envisioned something like a cellphone, a good-looking, pocket-size phone loaded with high-tech features.
  • Sometimes a little pocket-sized book can pack a powerful informational punch.

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Syllabification: pock·et-sized

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