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PHABLET

Discussion in 'Dictionary Additions' started by YMOPA, Jun 29, 2013.

  1. YMOPA

    YMOPA Senior Member

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    Term: (A word or expression you have seen in writing)

    PHABLET

    Your definition or explanation:

    PHONE+TABLET, a smart phone bigger than an average smartphone but not as big as a tablet. Smart phone with the screen measuring 5.5 inches or more diagonally.

    Example: (An example of the term in use)

    "New Android phablets expected this fall"

    One or more places you have seen the term: (Please give URLs/links to web pages, or a full description of a print publication.)

    http://articles.timesofindia.indiat...ial/40184842_1_phablet-design-language-gadget
    http://techthirsty.com/2013/06/29/s...camera-phablet-to-give-an-extra-edge-to-sony/
    http://www.3g.co.uk/PR/June2013/phablets-may-be-becoming-the-most-popular-type-of-smartphone.html

    and thousands more

    Have you looked for this term or meaning in dictionaries, and not found it? Yes __:tick:__ No ___
    Yes, strangely enough, although this term is commonplace and nearly viral, it's missing from all mainstream dictionaries. It is in Wikipedia though.
     
    Last edited: Jun 29, 2013

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