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pleach

play
verb \ˈplēch, ˈplāch\

Definition of pleach

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  interlace, plait



Origin and Etymology of pleach

Middle English plechen, from Anglo-French *plecher, plesser, from Vulgar Latin *plactiare, alteration of Latin plectere to braid — more at ply


First Known Use: 14th century


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