plaiting definition

  • verb:
    • Present participle of plait.
  • noun:
    • The work or process of making plaits or folds, or of interweaving or braiding several strands, materials, etc.
    • Plaits, folds, or braids taken collectively.
    • In hat-making, the felting or interweaving for the locks to form the body through force, motion, dampness, and heat. Also called solidifying.

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