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[seem-lis] /ˈsim lɪs/
having no seams:
seamless stockings.
smoothly continuous or uniform in quality; combined in an inconspicuous way:
a seamless blend of art and entertainment.
1475-85; seam + -less
Related forms
seamlessly, adverb
seamlessness, noun Unabridged
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  • seamlessly edited, the film sustains a visual rhythm that is as confident as it is edgy.
  • He then blended in seamlessly into what the other musicians were playing.
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British Dictionary definitions for seamlessly


(of a garment) having no seams
continuous or flowing: seamless output, a seamless performance
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Word Origin and History for seamlessly



late 15c., from seam + -less. Figurative sense of "whole, integrated" is attested from 1862. Related: Seamlessly; seamlessness.

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