What is plait?

  • (noun): A hairdo formed by braiding or twisting the hair.
    Synonyms: braid, tress, twist
    See also — Additional definitions below

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Polish Plait - History
... The Polish plait was quite common in past centuries when hair care was largely neglected ... His plait had the form of a pigtail hanging from the left side of his head, adorned with a red ribbon ... Due to superstitious beliefs, the Polish plait used to be particularly common in Poland, hence its English and Latin name ...
Straw Plaiting - England
17th century, the British home of the straw-plait industry ... Spotted and discoloured straws are dyed either in pipe or in plait ... in a damp state, either into whole straw or split straw plaits ...
Phil Plait - Career - Badastronomy.com
... Plait also debunked several pseudoscientific theories related to space and astronomy, such as Planet X, Richard Hoagland's theories, and most famously, the ... Plait's original website is now archived and can still be viewed, although badastronomy.com now redirects to his current Bad Astronomy blog ... In 2005, Plait started the Bad Astronomy blog ...
Plait
... Plait may also refer to Phil Plait, American astronomer, skeptic and blogger. ...
Lock Of Hair - Symbolic Value
... A Polish plait (Koltun in Polish, meaning "Knot", but often referred to in English as an "Elf-Lock") is a lock of matted hair similar to a dreadlock ... Christian IV of Denmark (1577–1648) had a Polish plait hanging from the left side of his head, adorned with a red ribbon ... Due to superstitious beliefs, the Polish plait used to be particularly common in Poland (hence its name) ...

More definitions of "plait":

  • (verb): Weave into plaits.
    Example: "Plait hair"
  • (noun): Any of various types of fold formed by doubling fabric back upon itself and then pressing or stitching into shape.
    Synonyms: pleat
  • (verb): Make by braiding or interlacing.
    Synonyms: braid, lace