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STREAMLINED

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does streamlined mean? 

STREAMLINED (adjective)
  The adjective STREAMLINED has 2 senses:

1. made efficient by stripping off nonessentials
2. designed or arranged to offer the least resistant to fluid flow

  Familiarity information: STREAMLINED used as an adjective is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


STREAMLINED (adjective)


Sense 1streamlined [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Made efficient by stripping off nonessentials

Context examples:

short streamlined meetings / a streamlined hiring process

Similar:

efficient (being effective without wasting time or effort or expense)


Sense 2streamlined [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Designed or arranged to offer the least resistant to fluid flow

Synonyms:

aerodynamic; flowing; streamlined; sleek

Context example:

a streamlined convertible

Similar:

smooth (having a surface free from roughness or bumps or ridges or irregularities)


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