braid

I
(New American Roget's College Thesaurus)
n. trim, ribbon. —v. t. intertwine, interweave, plait. See crossing, ornament, texture.
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(Roget's IV) n.
Syn. plait, pigtail, queue, twist, twine, mesh, net, wreath, knot, chain, filigree, weave, reticulation; see also hairstyle , rope .
v.
Syn. twine, plait, interweave; see weave 1 .
III
(Roget's 3 Superthesaurus) v.
plait, weave, twine, interlace, knot.

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