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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Harmonious  \Har*mo"ni*ous\,  a.  [Cf.  F.  harmonieux  See 
  {Harmony}.] 
  1.  Adapted  to  each  other  having  parts  proportioned  to  each 
  other  symmetrical. 
 
  God  hath  made  the  intellectual  world  harmonious  and 
  beautiful  without  us  --Locke. 
 
  2.  Acting  together  to  a  common  end  agreeing  in  action  or 
  feeling;  living  in  peace  and  friendship;  as  an  harmonious 
  family. 
 
  3.  Vocally  or  musically  concordant;  agreeably  consonant; 
  symphonious.  --  {Har*mo"ni*ous*ly},  adv  -- 
  {Har*mo"ni*ous*ness},  n. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  harmonious 
  adj  1:  musically  pleasing  [ant:  {inharmonious}] 
  2:  exhibiting  equivalence  or  correspondence  among  constituents 
  of  an  entity  or  between  different  entities  [syn:  {proportionate}, 
  {symmetrical}] 
  3:  suitable  and  fitting;  "the  tailored  clothes  were  harmonious 
  with  her  military  bearing"  [syn:  {appropriate}] 
  4:  existing  together  in  harmony;  "harmonious  family 
  relationships" 




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