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noun [countable]     seam pronunciation in British English
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  1. 1
    a line of stitches that joins two pieces of cloth

    The seam at the back of your skirt has split.

    1. a.
      a line where two pieces of metal, wood etc have been joined
  2. 2
    a long thin layer of something such as coal under the ground

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a rise in the level of a stream or river

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