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English definition of “fold”

fold

verb [I/T] (BEND)   /foʊld/
to bend something such as paper or cloth so that one part of it lies on the other part, or to be able bend in this way: [T] He took his clothes out of the dryer and carefully folded them. [M] She folded up the map and put it back in her bag. [I] The tray table folds up so that it fits in a closet. If you fold your hands or arms, you bring them together and cross them: [T] He folded his arms across his chest.
(Definition of fold verb (BEND) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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