Meaning of plait

plait

Pronunciation: (plāt, plat), [key]
— n.
  1. a braid, esp. of hair or straw.
  2. a pleat or fold, as of cloth.
—v.t.
  1. to braid, as hair or straw.
  2. to make, as a mat, by braiding.
  3. to pleat.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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