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Noun: plait  plat or pleyt
  1. A hairdo formed by braiding or twisting the hair
    - braid, tress, twist
     
  2. Any of various types of fold formed by doubling fabric back upon itself and then pressing or stitching into shape
    - pleat
Verb: plait  plat or pleyt
  1. (handicraft) make by braiding or interlacing
    "plait a tablecloth";
    - braid, lace
     
  2. Weave into plaits
    "plait hair"

Sounds like: plains, p, plai or

Derived forms: plaits, plaited, plaiting

Type of: bend, coif, coiffure, crease, crimp, flexure, fold, hair style, hairdo, hairstyle, interweave, plication, tissue, weave

Encyclopedia: Plait