plaiting

[ pley-ting, plat-ing ]
/ ˈpleɪ tɪŋ, ˈplæt ɪŋ /

noun

anything that is braided or pleated.
plaits collectively.

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Origin of plaiting

First recorded in 1375–1425, plaiting is from the late Middle English word pleyting.See plait, -ing1
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