crystal pleat


noun

any of a line of narrow, corrugated pleats pressed into a fabric, especially one that is lightweight.

Nearby words

  1. crystal nucleus,
  2. crystal oscillator,
  3. crystal palace,
  4. crystal pick-up,
  5. crystal pickup,
  6. crystal set,
  7. crystal system,
  8. crystal violet,
  9. crystal-clear,
  10. crystall-

Origin of crystal pleat

First recorded in 1975–80

Related formscrystal pleated, adjective

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