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came 1

 (kām)
n.
A slender grooved lead bar used to hold together the panes in stained glass or latticework windows.

[Possibly dialectal kame, ridge; see kame.]

came 2

 (kām)
v.
Past tense of come.

came

(keɪm)
vb
the past tense of come

came

(keɪm)
n
(Crafts) a grooved strip of lead used to join pieces of glass in a stained-glass window or a leaded light
[C17: of unknown origin]

came1

(keɪm)

v.
pt. of come.

came2

(keɪm)

n.
a slender, grooved bar of lead for holding together the pieces of glass in windows of latticework or stained glass.
[1680–90; figurative use of came ridge]
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CALME recently sent a letter to the President that was signed by thousands of Americans from all 50 states that called on him to sustain and strengthen American leadership in pursuing efforts to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
CALME Co-Chair Joel Tauber, a member of the United Jewish Committees Board of Trustees, said at a press conference Monday, "We hope the President will announce in his State of the Union Address tomorrow that reinvigorating international efforts to secure Israeli-Palestinian peace is a central goal of American foreign policy.
CALME Co-Chair George Salem, Chairman of the Arab American Institute, added, "The Israeli-Palestinian conflict is the prism through which the Arab and Muslim World views the United States.