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Definition of mainstream verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    mainstream

     verb
    verb
    BrE BrE//ˈmeɪnstriːm//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈmeɪnstriːm//
     
    Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they mainstream
    BrE BrE//ˈmeɪnstriːm//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈmeɪnstriːm//
     
    he / she / it mainstreams
    BrE BrE//ˈmeɪnstriːmz//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈmeɪnstriːmz//
     
    past simple mainstreamed
    BrE BrE//ˈmeɪnstriːmd//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈmeɪnstriːmd//
     
    past participle mainstreamed
    BrE BrE//ˈmeɪnstriːmd//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈmeɪnstriːmd//
     
    -ing form mainstreaming
    BrE BrE//ˈmeɪnstriːmɪŋ//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈmeɪnstriːmɪŋ//
     
     
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  1. 1mainstream something to make a particular idea or opinion accepted by most people Vegetarianism has been mainstreamed.
  2. 2mainstream somebody (especially North American English) to include children with mental or physical problems in ordinary school classes