- self-contained and able to operate without other hardware or software.
- a device or program with these characteristics.
Origin of stand-alone
Examples from the Web for standalone
Contemporary Examples of standalone
The Care and Management of Lies: A Novel of the Great War, to be published July 1, is her first standalone novel.The Tragic, Heroic Women of World War I
June 29, 2014
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
March 27, 2013
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
June 21, 2012
It's a statement from The Huffington Post that being a standalone media product, no matter how mighty, can be a lonely place.AOL Buys Huffington Post: Arianna Cashes Out
February 7, 2011
We were going to do that and we left one studio and went to another to do kind of standalone films.Viggo's Take on Sarah Palin
December 8, 2009
- computing (of a device or system) capable of operating independently of any other device or system