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  1. streamline

    • IPA[ˈstriːmlʌɪn]

    英式

    • v.
      design or provide with a form that presents very little resistance to a flow of air or water, increasing speed and ease of movement;make (an organization or system) more efficient and effective by employing faster or simpler working methods
    • n.
      a line along which the flow of a moving fluid is least turbulent.
    • adj.
      (of fluid flow) free from turbulence.;having a streamlined shape
    • verb: streamline, 3rd person present: streamlines, gerund or present participle: streamlining, past tense: streamlined, past participle: streamlined

    • 釋義

    動詞

    • 1. design or provide with a form that presents very little resistance to a flow of air or water, increasing speed and ease of movement engineers can reduce a vehicle's fuel consumption by reducing its size and weight and by streamlining its body
    • 2. make (an organization or system) more efficient and effective by employing faster or simpler working methods the company streamlined its operations by removing whole layers of management

    名詞

    • 1. a line along which the flow of a moving fluid is least turbulent.

    形容詞

    • 1. (of fluid flow) free from turbulence.
    • 2. dated having a streamlined shape a streamline aeroplane