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  Definition of Plait
  1. any of various types of fold formed by doubling fabric back upon itself and then pressing or stitching into shape
  2. a hairdo formed by braiding or twisting the hair
  3. weave into plaits; "plait hair"
  4. make by braiding or interlacing; "lace a tablecloth"
Similar Words: pleat, braid, tress, twist, lace

 

Hyponyms: box pleat, inverted pleat, kick pleat, knife pleat, tuck, queue, pigtail

 

Derivational Morphology: braid, lace, ruffle, pleat, twist, pleach, tress, plaiter, gold braid, braiding

 

 
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