Definition of netbook in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈnɛtbʊk


  • A small laptop computer designed primarily for accessing Internet-based applications.
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    • My overall impression of the move is derived from the recent discussions of the netbook.
    • Best of all, the company claims, the program will even be suitable for low-powered netbooks.
    • There is complete cacophony on what is a netbook versus a notebook.


early 21st century: blend of Internet and notebook.

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