Share this entry

mobile device Syllabification: mo·bile de·vice

Definition of mobile device in English:

noun

A portable computing device such as a smartphone or tablet computer: whether you’re on a mobile device or a desktop, good security practices are the best way to avoid these threats
More example sentences
  • Businesses need a level of consistency across a growing range of mobile devices with diverse functionality.
  • Ask your employer or HR department to provide a policy on the appropriate use of mobile devices in your workplace
  • Our aim is to develop a set of educational games to teach science using mobile devices.

Definition of mobile device in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources