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plait

noun /plat/
a length of hair arranged by dividing it into sections and passing these over one another in turn
tresse
She wore her hair in a long plait.
a similar arrangement of any material
tresse
a plait of straw.
Translations of “plait”
in Spanish trenza…
in Korean 한가닥으로 땋은 머리…
in Arabic يَجْدُل, يُضَفِّر…
in Portuguese trança…
in German geflochtener Zopf, das Geflecht…
in Catalan trena…
in Japanese 三つ編み, おさげ…
in Italian treccia…
in Chinese (Traditional) 辮子, 編成辮子的東西…
in Chinese (Simplified) 辫子, 编成辫子的东西…
(Definition of plait from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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