in seam

inseam

[in-seem]
noun
1.
an inside or inner seam of a garment, especially the seam of a trouser leg that runs from the crotch down to the bottom of the leg.
adjective
2.
of or pertaining to such a seam: inseam measurements.
3.
(of a pocket) placed at or sewn to an opening in the seam of a garment, usually the side seam, so as to lie completely inside the garment.

Origin:
1905–10; in-1 + seam

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