Origin of stand-alone
Examples from the Web for stand-alone
HBOGo has become such a massive success for cable network HBO that they will start to offer the service as a stand-alone option.
A separate, stand-alone question later in the survey asks, “How emotionally attached are you to Israel?”Pew Director Explains Rationale Behind Survey of U.S. Jews|Greg Smith|October 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
In the self-help section at BarnesandNoble.com, “Women in the Workplace” is a stand-alone category booming with a 1,194 titles.Five Girl-Power Books Exactly Like Sheryl Sandberg’s ‘Lean In’|Sean Macaulay|March 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Moving forward, the company plans to open a stand-alone store this year along with expanding its e-business.
None of this is to suggest that the GFE would be a stand-alone solution to the education crisis.