[ slim-lahyn ]
/ ˈslɪmˌlaɪn /
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slim in appearance.
of, relating to, or noting a long, slender shape, design, or item.
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Example sentences from the Web for slimline
Although they tend to be lighter weight and more slimline than their upright counterparts, some designs can be tricky to maneuver because the weight is in the handle rather than at the base.
British Dictionary definitions for slimline
/ (ˈslɪmˌlaɪn) /
slim; giving the appearance of or conducive to slimness
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