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  • n  a hairdo formed by braiding or twisting the hair
  • n  any of various types of fold formed by doubling fabric back upon itself and then pressing or stitching into shape
  • v  make by braiding or interlacing
  • v  weave into plaits
    plait hair

  • A tongue of ribbon mischievously peeped out of Sally's luxuriant plait.
  • The subjects reverently sat down on mats made from plaited reeds and prayed for their new born prince.
  • The reporter asked Celine whether it takes a long time to plait her hair into corn rows.

  • Steve Coppell in
    At half-time I told them the effort was incredible - it was like they were trying to plait spaghetti - they worked so hard to stay in the game,Coppell said. "We just needed to restructure."

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