Definition of Plaiting

1. Verb. (present participle of plait) ¹



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Definition of Plaiting

1. something that is plaited [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Plaiting

plaintivenesses
plaintless
plaints
plainwork
plaisance
plaisances
plaise
plaister
plaistered
plaistering
plaisters
plait
plaited
plaiter
plaiters
plaiting (current term)
plaitings
plaits
plakalbumin
plakins
plakoglobin
plakous
plamodel
plamodels
plan
plan A
plan B
plan apochromatic objective lens

Literary usage of Plaiting

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The New Poetry: An Anthology by Harriet Monroe, Alice Corbin Henderson (1917)
"SONG OF WHIP-plaiting In the dawn I gathered cedar-boughs For the plaiting of thy whip. They were wet with sweet drops; They still thought of the night. ..."

2. The Useful Arts Employed in the Production of Clothing (1851)
"Spring is the most favourable, not only for plaiting, but for bleaching and finishing. The dust and perspiration in summer, and the benumbed fingers of the ..."

3. Industrial Education: A Guide to Manual Training by Samuel Gurley Love, Mary R. Willard (1887)
"The slats used for plaiting are those made for tapers, ... LESSONS IN SLAT plaiting. The first work of the pupil after receiving the material consists in ..."

4. Industrial Education: A Guide to Manual Training by Samuel Gurley Love (1889)
"The slats used for plaiting are those made for tapers, and can be purchased ... As an occupation Slat plaiting is one of the best in the Manual curriculum. ..."

5. Basketry of the Papago and Pima by Mary Lois Kissell (1916)
"When needed for plaiting, the dried leaf strips are first buried in a hole in the ... Method of Mat plaiting. Pima for plaiting in times past before the ..."

6. The Path on the Rainbow: An Anthology of Songs and Chants from the Indians by George William Cronyn, Mary Hunter Austin (1918)
"... SONG OF WHIP-plaiting In the dawn I gathered cedar-boughs For the plaiting of thy whip. They were wet with sweet drops; They still thought of the night. ..."

7. A Manual of Forestry by William Schlich (1896)
"Wood-plaiting. Wood-plaiting is the most highly artificial employment of wooden threads, which are woven on a frame into various articles. ..."

8. The New Poetry: An Anthology by Harriet Monroe, Alice Corbin Henderson (1917)
"SONG OF WHIP-plaiting In the dawn I gathered cedar-boughs For the plaiting of thy whip. They were wet with sweet drops; They still thought of the night. ..."

9. The Useful Arts Employed in the Production of Clothing (1851)
"Spring is the most favourable, not only for plaiting, but for bleaching and finishing. The dust and perspiration in summer, and the benumbed fingers of the ..."

10. Industrial Education: A Guide to Manual Training by Samuel Gurley Love, Mary R. Willard (1887)
"The slats used for plaiting are those made for tapers, ... LESSONS IN SLAT plaiting. The first work of the pupil after receiving the material consists in ..."

11. Industrial Education: A Guide to Manual Training by Samuel Gurley Love (1889)
"The slats used for plaiting are those made for tapers, and can be purchased ... As an occupation Slat plaiting is one of the best in the Manual curriculum. ..."

12. Basketry of the Papago and Pima by Mary Lois Kissell (1916)
"When needed for plaiting, the dried leaf strips are first buried in a hole in the ... Method of Mat plaiting. Pima for plaiting in times past before the ..."

13. The Path on the Rainbow: An Anthology of Songs and Chants from the Indians by George William Cronyn, Mary Hunter Austin (1918)
"... SONG OF WHIP-plaiting In the dawn I gathered cedar-boughs For the plaiting of thy whip. They were wet with sweet drops; They still thought of the night. ..."

14. A Manual of Forestry by William Schlich (1896)
"Wood-plaiting. Wood-plaiting is the most highly artificial employment of wooden threads, which are woven on a frame into various articles. ..."

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