seizing

6 ENTRIES FOUND:

seizing

noun

Definition of SEIZING

1
a :  the cord or lashing used in binding or fastening
b :  the fastening so made — see knot illustration
2
:  the operation of fastening together or lashing with tarred small stuff

First Known Use of SEIZING

14th century

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