Origin of plait
OTHER WORDS FROM plaitin·ter·plait, verb (used with object)
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How to use plait in a sentence
“A lot of the critical details in the plot were a mishmash of ideas that made no sense,” astronomer Phil Plait wrote at Slate.Meet Kip Thorne, the Man Who Crafted the Artful Science of ‘Interstellar’|Asawin Suebsaeng|November 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
For a moment I was as dumbfounded as the bridegroom who discovers a plait of hair on his brides dressing table.The Romance of His Life|Mary Cholmondeley
They plait it very ingeniously in small tresses, frequently making more than a hundred.
He learnt to plait the foliage of faded crocuses, and pin them tidily to the ground with little wooden forks.Hyacinth|George A. Birmingham
The Egyptian jewellers employed wire, both to lay down on a background and to plait or otherwise arrange jour.
As she began to twist it into one heavy plait, she walked to the window and stood looking out.The Second Latchkey|Charles Norris Williamson and Alice Muriel Williamson