Definitions

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  • n. A portable computer.

Etymologies

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knee +‎ top, as it could be placed on the user's knees. Compare laptop.

Examples

  • It's been suggested we call it a "kneetop" because it rests on our knees.

    Cult of Mac

  • Dell miniature machine brings new contender to netbook wars THE UNVEILING OF the day is brought to you by Dell - with the much anticipated Inspiron Mini 9, its contender in the kneetop battle.

    Megite Technology News: What's Happening Right Now

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