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adjective harmonious pronunciation in British English /hɑː(r)ˈməʊniəs/
  1. 1
    friendly and peaceful
    a harmonious environment/relationship/society
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  2. 2
    harmonious colours or parts combine well with each other
    The different parts of the picture form a harmonious whole.
    a harmonious arrangement of colours

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harmoniously

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We hope that all immigrants can integrate harmoniously into Australian society.
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