|1.||[ noun ] joint consisting of a line formed by joining two pieces|
|Related terms:||joint welt suture fell|
|2.||[ verb ] join with a seam|
|Related terms:||join suture|
|3.||[ noun ] a slight depression in the smoothness of a surface|
|Synonyms:||line wrinkle crinkle crease furrow|
"his face has many lines" "ironing gets rid of most wrinkles"
|Related terms:||depression frown_line line_of_life line_of_heart crow's_foot dermatoglyphic line_of_fate skin purse wrinkle furrow rumple|
|4.||[ verb ] put together with a seam|
"seam a dress"
|Related terms:||join sew suture|
|5.||[ noun ] (mining) a stratum of ore or coal thick enough to be mined with profit|
"he worked in the coal beds"
|Related terms:||stratum coal_seam|