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Wordnet 3.0

VERB (2)

1. form or weave into a braid or braids;
- Example: "braid hair"
[syn: braid, pleach]

2. interlace the shoots of;
- Example: "pleach a hedge"
[syn: pleach, plash]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Pleach \Pleach\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Pleached; p. pr. & vb. n. Pleaching.] [Cf. OF. plaissier to bend, and also F. plisser to plait, L. plicare, plicitum, to fold, lay, or wind together. Cf. Plash to pleach.] To unite by interweaving, as branches of trees; to plash; to interlock. "The pleached bower." --Shak. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

pleach v 1: form or weave into a braid or braids; "braid hair" [syn: braid, pleach] [ant: unbraid] 2: interlace the shoots of; "pleach a hedge" [syn: pleach, plash]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

29 Moby Thesaurus words for "pleach": braid, enlace, entwine, interknit, interlace, intertie, intertissue, intertwine, intertwist, interweave, intort, knit, lace, loom, loop, mat, net, noose, plait, raddle, splice, tissue, twill, twine, twist, wattle, weave, web, wreathe