Origin of stand-alone
Examples from the Web for standalone
The Care and Management of Lies: A Novel of the Great War, to be published July 1, is her first standalone novel.
They are now attracting a number of students who just go for the standalone degree.Why a BA is Now a Ticket to A Job in a Coffee Shop|Megan McArdle|March 27, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The Google spokesperson declined to comment on whether Google has any plans to create a standalone Maps app for iOS.Apple’s Move to Spite Google and Use Its Own Map Software Hurts Customers|Dan Lyons|June 21, 2012|DAILY BEAST
It's a statement from The Huffington Post that being a standalone media product, no matter how mighty, can be a lonely place.
We were going to do that and we left one studio and went to another to do kind of standalone films.