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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Uncertain. Perhaps from a variant of seam.

NounEdit

soam (plural soams)

  1. A chain by which a leading horse draws a plough.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Knight to this entry?)
  2. (mining) A short rope used to pull the tram in a coal-mine.
  3. A horse-lead.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for soam in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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VerbEdit

soam

  1. Third-person plural (eles, elas, also used with vocês?) present indicative of soar