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English definition of “braid”

braid

verb [I/T]  /breɪd/ us  

braid verb [I/T] (ARRANGE HAIR)

to join three or more lengths of hair or other material by putting them over each other in a special pattern: [I/T] My sister taught me how to braid (my hair).

braid

noun  /breɪd/ us  

braid noun (HAIR)

[C] pieces of hair or other material joined in a special pattern: Andrea wears her hair in braids.

braid noun (CLOTH)

[U] a thin strip of cloth or twisted threads used as decoration esp. in uniforms: gold braid
(Definition of braid from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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