Definition and Meanings for seamer
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Part of Speech of seamer
noun, transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun, intransitive verb
Etymology of seamer
Meaning of seamer
- grease; tallow; lard.
- the fold or line formed by sewing together two pieces of cloth or leather.
- 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.
- a thin layer or stratum; a narrow vein between two thicker strata; as, a seam of coal.
- a line or depression left by a cut or wound; a scar; a cicatrix.
as transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun
- to form a seam upon or of; to join by sewing together; to unite.
- to mark with something resembling a seam; to line; to scar.
- 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.
as intransitive verb
- to become ridgy; to crack open.
- a denomination of weight or measure.;the quantity of eight bushels of grain.;the quantity of 120 pounds of glass.