from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Produced by braiding.
  • adjective Resembling a braid.
  • adjective Having braids.
  • adjective Decorated with braid.
  • adjective Flowing in shallow channels that divide and reunite in a pattern resembling the strands of a braid.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Specifically, anastomosed or interlaced: said of a stream.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective adorned with braid.
  • adjective formed into a braid or braids.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of braid.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective woven by (or as if by) braiding


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