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(Definition of “pleat” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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pleatnoun [ C ]

us /plit/

a flat, usually narrow, fold made in a piece of cloth by pressing or sewing two parts of the cloth together

adjective us /ˈplit̬·əd/

a pleated skirt

(Definition of “pleat” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)