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seam

  • 1 seam

    ほうごう 縫合
    ぬいめ 縫目
    つぎめ 継目
    あわせめ 合わせ目
    そう
    * * *
    /síːm/ (同音seem; 類音theme)
    〖名〗(複~s/-z/) 〖C〗
    1 (布・革などの) 縫い目, (板などの)継ぎ目, とじ目, (裏編みの)編み目; [通例~s] (船板の)合せ目

    a ~ between pieces of cloth 布片と布片との縫い目

    The ~ has started. 縫い目がほどけた.

    2 傷跡; (顔などの)深いしわ; (岩などの)割れ目; (話などの)とぎれ.
    3 〔医〕縫合(線).
    4 〔地〕シーム《2つの地層間の岩石・石炭などの薄層》; [比喩的に]価値ある物の供給

    a ~ of coal = a coal ~ 石炭層.

    ((略式))
    (1) 〈 場所が〉(人・物で)あふれている

    The hall was bursting at the ~s. ホールは人であふれていた.

    (2) 〈人が〉〔…したくて〕うずうずしている〔to do〕.
    come [fall, break] apart at the seams
    ((略式))
    (1) 自信を失う, (精神的に)まいる; 落着きをなくす.
    (2) 継ぎ目から裂けてくる.
    (3) 内部から崩壊する, 〈 計画などが〉こわれる; 〈人が〉老いぼれる

    Our volleyball team is coming apart at the ~s. 我々のバレーボールチームにひびが入りかけている.

    〖動〗|他|
    1 …を縫い[継ぎ, とじ]合せる(+ together).
    2 [通例be ~ed]〔…の〕傷跡[しわ, 溝(みぞ)]がついている〔by, with

    a face ~ed with age and sorrow 年月と苦労の刻まれた顔.

    3 ((米))…を裏編みで編む.
    |自|((まれ))ひびが入る, 割れ目ができる; 裏編みですじを出す.

    English-Japanese dictionary > seam

  • 2 seam

    I
    n. 縫い目; 継ぎ目; しわ; 薄層
    II
    v. しわをつける; 線をつける; 縫い合わせる; 継ぎ合わせる

    English-Japanese new dictionary > seam

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  • Seam — Seam, n. [OE. seem, seam, AS. se[ a]m; akin to D. zoom, OHG. soum, G. saum, LG. soom, Icel. saumr, Sw. & Dan. s[ o]m, and E. sew. [root] 156. See {Sew} to fasten with thread.] 1. The fold or line formed by sewing together two pieces of cloth or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Seam — may refer to:* Seam (band), an indie rock band from Chicago, Illinois * Can seamer, a machine used to seal a lid to a can body, such as in paint or food cans * Seam bowling, in cricket, refers to bowling with the main seam upright * Quarter seam …   Wikipedia

  • Seam — Seam, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Seamed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Seaming}.] 1. To form a seam upon or of; to join by sewing together; to unite. [1913 Webster] 2. To mark with something resembling a seam; to line; to scar. [1913 Webster] Seamed o er with… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Seam — Тип Каркас web приложений Разработчик RedHat JBoss Написана на [1] ОС Кроссплатформенное программное обеспечение Версия 2.1.1.GA 22 декабря 2008 Лицензия …   Википедия

  • seam — [si:m] n [: Old English;] 1.) a line where two pieces of cloth, leather etc have been stitched together ▪ She was repairing Billy s trousers, where the seam had come undone. ▪ Join the shoulder seams together. 2.) a layer of a mineral under the… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • seam — [sēm] n. [ME seme < OE seam, akin to Ger saum < IE base * siw , * sū > SEW] 1. a) a joining of two pieces of material with a line of stitches b) the line of stitches [sew a fine seam] c) the material between the margin of each of the… …   English World dictionary

  • seam|y — «SEE mee», adjective, seam|i|er, seam|i|est. 1. having or showing a seam or seams: »the seamy side of a garment. 2. Figurative. least pleasant; …   Useful english dictionary

  • Seam — Seam, v. i. To become ridgy; to crack open. [1913 Webster] Later their lips began to parch and seam. L. Wallace. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Seam — Seam, n. [AS. se[ a]m, LL. sauma, L. sagma a packsaddle, fr. Gr. ?. See {Sumpter}.] A denomination of weight or measure. Specifically: (a) The quantity of eight bushels of grain. A seam of oats. P. Plowman. (b) The quantity of 120 pounds of glass …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • seam|er — «SEE muhr», noun. 1. a person or thing that seams. 2. a kind of sewing machine for seaming fabrics together. 3. a machine for bending two pieces of sheet metal to unite them in a seam or joint. 4. Cricket. a seam bowler …   Useful english dictionary

  • Seam — (s[=e]m), n. [See {Saim}.] Grease; tallow; lard. [Obs. or Prov. Eng.] Shak. Dryden. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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