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Definition of the noun Accordion Pleat
What does Accordion Pleat mean as a name of something?
- A series of permanent folds of equal width in alternating opposite directions made in fabric, paper, or other material.
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by Ariane Archambault
accordion pleat Set ...
by Elizabeth J. Lewandowski
Accordion pleat. plisado en sierra: Spain. Knife pleat. plisado encontrado: Spain. Box pleat. plisirani: Romania. Woman's short skirted frock. plissé: France. Cotton fabric finished with a puckered effect. plissé crepe: Seersucker like fabric.
Historical Perspectives, Classic Designs, Contemporary Creations by Charles Randall
Accordion pleat: Single large pleats which are often used as a method of fan folding in pleated draperies before installing, or can be used in contract draperies by snapping onto channel slides. Allowance: A customary variation from an “ exact” ...
by Valerie Cumming, C. W. Cunnington, P. E. Cunnington
Similar to an accordion pleat but with all pleats facing in one direction; the actual pleats could be of any width. Knightly girdle (F & M) Period: ca. 1350–ca. 1420. A decorative belt comprising metal clasps joined together and fastened in front by ...
by David H. Stam
They extend from stone inscriptions from the sixth century, "accordion pleat" manuscripts of prayer books and religious works, as well as general collections of literature, history, technology, law, and medicine. Traditional Thai books on palm ...
Oxford Dictionary of English (2010)
by Angus Stevenson
folding like the bellows of an accordion: an accordion pleat. – derivatives accordionist noun. – origin mid 19th cent.: from German Akkordion, from Italian accordare 'to tune'. accost 7verb [with obj.] ...
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