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English definition of “painless”

painless

adjective     /ˈpeɪn.ləs/
causing no physical pain: a painless medical procedurePain and painful describes something that causes no problems: a painless solution to a problemEasiness and simplicity painlessly     /-li/ adverb The laser beam heals the eye painlessly.Pain and painful
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