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seaming

[′sēm·iŋ]
(metallurgy)
The joining of the edges of sheet-metal parts by interlocking folds.

seaming

The joining of the edges of a metal sheet or sheets by bending over or doubling and pinching them together.
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There is no other product like this in the geotextile seaming industry, and those who specify this product will see a significant increase in productivity," says Craig Moss, application development engineer, 3M.
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