instream

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From in- +‎ stream.

Verb[edit]

instream ‎(third-person singular simple present instreams, present participle instreaming, simple past and past participle instreamed)

  1. (intransitive) To flow or stream in; flow or stream into.
    • 2004, David Stephen Mitchell, Cloud Atlas: a Novel:
      The amnesiads in my Soapsac were reduced, accordingly, and ascension catalysts instreamed.

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

instream ‎(plural instreams)

  1. The act or process of streaming or flowing in.
  2. That which flows in.