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streamlined

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adjective stream·lined \-ˌlīnd\

Definition of streamlined

  1. 1a :  contoured to reduce resistance to motion through a fluid (as air)b :  stripped of nonessentials :  compactc :  effectively integrated :  organized

  2. 2 :  having flowing lines

  3. 3 :  brought up to date :  modernized



1913

First Known Use of streamlined

1913

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STREAMLINED Defined for Kids

streamlined

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adjective stream·lined \ˈstrēm-ˌlīnd\

Definition of streamlined for Students

  1. 1 :  designed or constructed to make motion through water or air easier or as if for this purpose <It was … a streamlined car of graceful design. — E. B. White, Stuart Little>

  2. 2 :  made shorter, simpler, or more efficient <They developed a streamlined manufacturing process.>





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