from The Century Dictionary.

  • Certified or authenticated by seal.
  • Closed by sealing, or by clasping or fastening securely as with a seal; hence, inaccessible; unknown.
  • In textiles, same as nail-headed, 2.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of seal.
  • adjective Closed by a seal.
  • adjective Preventing entrance.
  • adjective computing, object-oriented programming Not subclassable; from which one cannot inherit.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective covered with a waterproof coating
  • adjective having been paved
  • adjective established irrevocably
  • adjective determined irrevocably
  • adjective undisclosed for the time being
  • adjective closed or secured with or as if with a seal
  • adjective (of walls) covered with a coat of plaster


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