from The Century Dictionary.

  • To seam; sew up.
  • To gather up; include; comprehend.
  • To make greasy; befoul with or as if with grease.
  • To purge from glut and grease: said of a hawk. Also ensame.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb obsolete To cover with grease; to defile; to pollute.
  • transitive verb To sew up; to inclose by a seam; hence, to include; to contain.

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

  • verb obsolete To remove the surplus fat from a horse.
  • verb obsolete To sew or stitch up in a covering


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