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plait

(plāt)
To braid; to make separate strands of tissue into a ropelike structure (e.g., during tendon repair).
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Complete line for denim and heavy woven fabrics, fully integrated with washing tank, skewing module, drum dryer, pin chain equalizer, sanfor unit, big diameter palmer drum, drying cylinders, cooling cylinder and tangential plaiter.
Speaking about her favourite memories of her little sister, Lowri said: "She was the best French plaiter. She always did my hair for me, (did it) lovely.
The main team is made up of Simon Craifer and Steve Plaiter, who is on his way to Yamaha from Kawasaki following James Haydon's decision to leave Yamaha and join Carl Fogarty's new race team at Petronas.
The earlier edition focuses specifically on the experiences of five women who hold different professions: midwife, hair plaiter, faith healer, zar leader and a market woman.
The famous Bedford family from Yorkshire, who are world champion plaiters, will be competing.
He aims to answer the question of how the Oaxacans portrayed in the book oare like all other people, like some other people, and like no other people.o Eleven chapters cover peasant-artisans; hacendado (owner) and terrazguero (tenant); metateros (the makers of mutates or stoneworkers); plaiters and weavers; mixed crafts; defending the homeland; from terrazgueros to artisanal ejidatarios; saints and markets.