Pronunciation: (strēm'līn"), [key]
—n., v., -lined, -lin•ing.
1. a teardrop line of contour offering the least possible resistance to a current of air, water, etc.
2. the path of a particle that is flowing steadily and without turbulence in a fluid past an object.
1. to make streamlined.
2. to alter in order to make more efficient or simple.
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