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1 : To cover with grease; to defile; to pollute.

2 : To sew up; to inclose by a seam; hence, to include; to contain.

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1 : Enseam

v. t.

To cover with grease; to defile; to pollute.

2 : Enseam

v. t.

To sew up; to inclose by a seam; hence, to include; to contain.

This word seam uses (4) total characters with white space

This word seam uses (4) total characters with white out space

This word seam uses 4 unique characters: A E M S

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From Wikipedia

Seam may refer to:

  • Seam (sewing), the line where two or more layers of fabric are held together by stitches.
  • Seam (geology), a stratum of coal or mineral that is economically viable; a bed or a distinct layer of vein of rock in other layers of rock
  • Seam (metallurgy)
  • Seam (band), an indie rock band from Chicago, Illinois
  • Seam (unit), various obsolete units of measurement
  • Seam bowling, in cricket, refers to bowling with the main seam upright
  • Seam carving, an image resizing algorithm
  • Can seamer, a machine used to seal a lid to a can body, such as in paint or food cans
  • Quarter seam, a thread on the surface of a cricket ball
  • JBoss Seam, a Java application framework by JBoss
  • Seam route, a passing route in football

SEAM may refer to:

  • The ICAO airport code for Chachoan Airport in Ambato, Ecuador
  • Sun Enterprise Authentication Mechanism, an implementation of Kerberos protocol for the Solaris operating system

From Wiktionary

See also: seám

Contents

  • 1 English
    • 1.1 Pronunciation
    • 1.2 Etymology 1
      • 1.2.1 Noun
        • 1.2.1.1 Derived terms
        • 1.2.1.2 Translations
      • 1.2.2 Verb
        • 1.2.2.1 Quotations
    • 1.3 Etymology 2
      • 1.3.1 Noun
    • 1.4 Anagrams

English[edit]

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Seam
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A flat seam in fabric

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /siːm/
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  • Homophones: seem, seme
  • Rhymes: -iːm

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle English seem, seme, from Old English sēam (seam), from Proto-Germanic *saumaz (that which is sewn). Cognate with West Frisian West Frisian seam, Dutch Dutch zoom, German German Saum, Swedish Swedish söm.

Noun[edit]

seam (plural seams)

  1. (sewing) A folded-back and stitched piece of fabric; especially, the stitching that joins two or more pieces of fabric.Wp
    • 1977, Agatha Christie, chapter 4, in An Autobiography, part II, London: Collins, ISBN 978-0-00-216012-4:
      Mind you, clothes were clothes in those days. […]  Frills, ruffles, flounces, lace, complicated seams and gores: not only did they sweep the ground and have to be held up in one hand elegantly as you walked along, but they had little capes or coats or feather boas.
  2. A suture.
  3. A thin stratum, especially of coal or mineral.
  4. (cricket) The stitched equatorial seam of a cricket ball; the sideways movement of a ball when it bounces on the seam.
  5. An old English measure of grain, containing eight bushels.
  6. An old English measure of glass, containing twenty-four weys of five pounds, or 120 pounds.
    • 1952, L. F. Salzman, Building in England, p. 175.
      As white glass was 6s. the 'seam', containing 24 'weys' (pise, or pondera) of 5 lb., and 2½ lb. was reckoned sufficient to make one foot of glazing, the cost of glass would be 1½d. leaving 2½d. for labour.
  7. (construction) A joint formed by mating two separate sections of materials.
    Seams can be made or sealed in a variety of ways, including adhesive bonding, hot-air welding, solvent welding, using adhesive tapes, sealant, etc.
  8. A line or depression left by a cut or wound; a scar; a cicatrix.
  9. (figuratively) A line of junction; a joint.
    • Joseph Addison (1672-1719)
      Precepts should be so finely wrought together [] that no coarse seam may discover where they join.
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Verb[edit]

seam (third-person singular simple present seams, present participle seaming, simple past and past participle seamed)

  1. To put together with a seam.
  2. 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.
  3. To mark with a seam or line; to scar.
    • Alexander Pope
      Seamed o'er with wounds which his own sabre gave.
  4. To crack open along a seam.
    • L. Wallace
      Later their lips began to parch and seam.
  5. (cricket) Of the ball, to move sideways after bouncing on the seam.
  6. (cricket) Of a bowler, to make the ball move thus.
Quotations[edit]
  • Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, The Skeleton in Armor:
    Thus, seamed with many scars, / Bursting these prison bars, / Up to its native stars / My soul ascended!

Etymology 2[edit]

See saim.

Noun[edit]

seam (plural seams)

  1. (Britain, dialect, obsolete) grease; tallow; lard
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Anagrams[edit]

  • ASME, MSAE, Mesa, Same, eams, mase, meas, mesa, same