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seam

(sēm) a line of union.
osteoid seam  on the surface of a bone, the narrow region of newly formed organic matrix not yet mineralized.
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LAST ONE In the concluding part of the taut thriller, Jane (Claire Goose, above) starts to fall apart at the seams as she desperately tries to pin her mother's murder on the seemingly innocent Andrew Rawlins.
UNDENIABLE ITV 9pm V LAST ONE In the concluding part of the taut thriller, Jane (Claire Goose, above) starts to fall apart at the seams as she desperately tries to pin her mother's murder on the seemingly innocent Andrew Rawlins.
You can go to extremes with impossible schemes, you can laugh when your dreams fall apart at the seams, and life gets more exciting with each passing day, and love is either in your heart or on its way.
Your sewing box might even be the answer to resisting splurges on cheaper 'fast fashion'' buys, which can be costly in the long run as they fall apart at the seams.
Mind, if the Pride Park pitch starts to fall apart at the seams and half his players get injured in the warm-up, forcing him to field an emergency line-up with Edwin van der Sar in midfield, he might think again.