TITLE

fondleslab

PUB. DATE
April 2016
SOURCE
Computer Desktop Encyclopedia;Apr2016, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Slang for smartphones that people manipulate incessantly everywhere they go (the "slab" we love to "fondle"). Also called a "fondlephone." Tablets may be fondleslabs or fondletabs. See addiction.
ACCESSION #
114220289

 

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