• (n.) Grease; tallow; lard.
• (n.) The fold or line formed by sewing together two pieces of
cloth or leather.
• (n.) 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.
• (n.) A thin layer or stratum; a narrow vein between two thicker
strata; as, a seam of coal.
• (n.) A line or depression left by a cut or wound; a scar; a
• (v. t.) To form a seam upon or of; to join by sewing together; to
• (v. t.) To mark with something resembling a seam; to line; to
• (v. t.) To make the appearance of a seam in, as in knitting a
stocking; hence, to knit with a certain stitch, like that in such
• (v. i.) To become ridgy; to crack open.
• (n.) A denomination of weight or measure.
• (n.) The quantity of eight bushels of grain.
• (n.) The quantity of 120 pounds of glass.