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Definitions of seam

  1. To unite by a seam; make a seam in; become fissured. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  2. To form a seam upon or of; to join by sewing together; to unite. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. To mark with something resembling a seam; to line; to scar. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. To make the appearance of a seam in, as in knitting a stocking; hence, to knit with a certain stitch, like that in such knitting. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. To form a junction or union upon or of; join or sew together, as a garment; scar; line. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  6. To unite by a seam: to sew: to make a seam in. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  7. To make a seam in; make a ridge on. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  8. To become ridgy; to crack open. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. join with a seam Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  10. To form a seam in; to sew or otherwise unite; to mark with a cicatrix; to scar. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  11. To unite by sewing with thread. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  12. joint consisting of a line formed by joining two pieces Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  13. Grease; tallow; lard. Webster Dictionary DB
  14. The fold or line formed by sewing together two pieces of cloth or leather. Webster Dictionary DB
  15. Hence, a line of junction; a joint; a suture, as on a ship, a floor, or other structure; the line of union, or joint, of two boards, planks, metal plates, etc. Webster Dictionary DB
  16. A thin layer or stratum; a narrow vein between two thicker strata; as, a seam of coal. Webster Dictionary DB
  17. A line or depression left by a cut or wound; a scar; a cicatrix. Webster Dictionary DB
  18. A denomination of weight or measure. Webster Dictionary DB
  19. The quantity of eight bushels of grain. Webster Dictionary DB
  20. The quantity of 120 pounds of glass. Webster Dictionary DB
  21. The line formed by the sewing of two pieces of material together; line of junction or union; narrow vein between two thicker layers of earth, etc.; as, a seam of coal; a scar. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  22. That which is sewed: the line formed by the sewing together of two pieces: a line of union: a vein or stratum of metal, ore, coal, etc.: (geol.) a thin layer between thicker strata. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  23. Juncture of two edges; line of sewing; line of union; vein of metal; ridge. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  24. A line where parts or pieces, as of cloth or rock, are joined; a juncture; crack; fissure; scar; wrinkle. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  25. The suture of two edges of cloth by the needle; a cicatrix or scar; the juncture of planks in a ships side or deck; a vein or stratum of metal, ore, coal, &c.; a thin layer separating strata of greater magnitude; a measure of eight bushels of corn, tallow, or lard. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  26. The uniting or joining together of two pieces of cloth by sewing or stitching them with thread; the line where this junction is made; the line or space between planks when placed or fastened together; a vein or stratum of an ore, or of coal, &c.; in geol., a thin layer between thicker strata. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  27. A measure or quantity, as of corn, or of glass. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  28. Tallow; grease; fat. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for seam

  1. Some of the seams are of very limited extent; others are remarkably persistent, one seam in Pennsylvania having an average thickness of 6 to 10 feet over about 6, 000 square miles of its area. – The Economic Aspect of Geology by C. K. Leith
  2. Cast 2 stitches on each of 4 needles: increase 2 stitches on each needle; in the next round, increase 1 stitch on each needle; make a seam in the middle of each needle and increase on each side of it every other round, until you have a sufficient number of stitches for the size of your cap. – The Ladies' Knitting and Netting Book by Miss Watts
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