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Definition of Braid

Braid
Braid Braid, n. 1. A plait, band, or narrow fabric formed by intertwining or weaving together different strands. A braid of hair composed of two different colors twined together. --Scott. 2. A narrow fabric, as of wool, silk, or linen, used for binding, trimming, or ornamenting dresses, etc.
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Braid Braid (br[=a]d), v. t. [imp. &. p. p. Braided; p. pr. & vb. n. Braiding.] [OE. braiden, breiden, to pull, reach, braid, AS. bregdan to move to and fro, to weave; akin. to Icel. breg[eth]a, D. breiden to knit, OS. bregdan to weave, OHG. brettan to brandish. Cf. Broid.] 1. To weave, interlace, or entwine together, as three or more strands or threads; to form into a braid; to plait. Braid your locks with rosy twine. --Milton. 2. To mingle, or to bring to a uniformly soft consistence, by beating, rubbing, or straining, as in some culinary operations. 3. To reproach. [Obs.] See Upbraid. --Shak.
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Braid Braid, n. [Cf.Icel. breg?a to move quickly.] 1. A quick motion; a start. [Obs.] --Sackville. 2. A fancy; freak; caprice. [Obs.] --R. Hyrde.
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Braid Braid, a. [AS. br[ae]d, bred, deceit; akin to Icel. brag[eth] trick, AS. bredan, bregdan, to braid, knit, (hence) to knit a net, to draw into a net, i. e., to deceive. See Braid, v. t.] Deceitful. [Obs.] Since Frenchmen are so braid, Marry that will, I live and die a maid. --Shak.
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Braid Braid v. i. To start; to awake. [Obs.] --Chaucer.

Meaning of Braid from wikipedia

- range of structures (such as a fishtail braid, a five-stranded braid, rope braid, a French braid and a waterfall braid). The structure is usually long and...
- Braid is a platform and puzzle video game developed by Number None and considered an indie title. The game was originally released in August 2008 for...
- A French braid also called French plait and Tresse Africaine (African braids) is a type of braided hairstyle. The French braid is a hairstyle that originated...
- In mathematics, the braid group on n strands (denoted B n {\displaystyle B_{n}} ), also known as the Artin braid group, is the group whose elements are...
- Ireland Braid in Edinburgh: Hermitage of Braid Braid Hills Braid Burn Braid theory, an abstract geometric theory in the field of topology Braid group,...
- Braids (also referred to as plaits) are a complex hairstyle formed by interlacing three or more strands or hair. Braiding has been used to style and ornament...
- Butter Braid is a brand name for a type of yeasted pastry product manufactured by Country Maid, Inc. The Danish style, flaky pastry is hand-braided pastry...
- Box braids are a type of hair-braiding style that is predominantly po****r throughout African, African-American, and African Diaspora culture. This type...
- The Russian braid (Russian: Русская коса, Russkaya kosa) is a national traditional hairstyle in Russia. It has an ancient history since the times of the...
- Gödel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid, also known as GEB, is a 1979 book by Douglas Hofstadter. By exploring common themes in the lives and works...
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