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Definition of Straw plait

Straw plait
Straw bail, worthless bail, as being given by irresponsible persons. [Colloq. U.S.] Straw bid, a worthless bid; a bid for a contract which the bidder is unable or unwilling to fulfill. [Colloq. U.S.] Straw cat (Zo["o]l.), the pampas cat. Straw color, the color of dry straw, being a delicate yellow. Straw drain, a drain filled with straw. Straw plait, or Straw plat, a strip formed by plaiting straws, used for making hats, bonnets, etc. To be in the straw, to be brought to bed, as a pregnant woman. [Slang]

Meaning of Straw plait from wikipedia

- Straw plaiting is a method of manufacturing textiles by braiding straw and the industry that surrounds the craft of producing these straw manufactures...
- Canton in China, and in the United States most of the straw plait was imported. A fiber analogous to straw is obtained from the plant Carludovica palmata, and...
- centre for straw plaiting. The original All Saints school was a "Straw Plait School" where children were expected to learn to plait straw from as young...
- reciprocated. Three straws can be plaited using the hair plait or a cat's foot plait. Favours can be made with two, three, four or more straws. Countryman's...
- to represent agriculture and the supply of straw used in the local hatmaking industry (the straw plaiting industry was brought to Luton by a group of...
- Marcela Brčić Kostić & Ljiljana Letić [1] HKPD Matija Gubec Tavankut [2] From Grain to Painting (film web site) Corn dolly Straw marquetry Straw plaiting...
- Henry Fox, was a devout supporter. Their mother, Charlotte Fox, was a straw-plait worker and their father farmed 10 acres (4 hectares) of land. Despite...
- making industry in Luton created demand for a transport link with the straw plait trade that existed in Hemel and, as a result, the initial connection...
- hat or a toquilla straw hat, is a traditional brimmed straw hat of Ecuadorian origin. Traditionally, hats were made from the plaited leaves of the Carludovica...
- Plaiting and Straw Hat Making. Luton Libraries. Archived from the original on 27 May 2013. "The Origins of Luton's Hat Industry". Plaiting and Straw Hat...
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