a unit of distance used in navigation, defined as the length of one minute of arc, measured along the meridian, in the latitude of the position. Its actual length varies slightly with latitude but is about 1853 metres (6080 feet) M See also nautical mile
noun 1. a maritime plant, Glaux maritima, having small, pinkish-white flowers. sea milkwort noun 1. a primulaceous plant, Glaux maritima, of estuary mud and seaside rocks of N temperate coasts, having trailing stems and small pink flowers Also called saltwort, black saltwort Compare milkwort
noun 1. the line formed by sewing together pieces of cloth, leather, or the like. 2. the stitches used to make such a line. 3. any line formed by abutting edges. 4. any linear indentation or mark, as a wrinkle or scar. 5. Knitting. a line of stitches formed by purling. 6. Geology. a comparatively […]
noun 1. a mist over or from the sea.
adjective 1. having no seams: seamless stockings. 2. smoothly continuous or uniform in quality; combined in an inconspicuous way: a seamless blend of art and entertainment. adjective 1. (of a garment) having no seams 2. continuous or flowing: seamless output, a seamless performance