plain-laid

adjective
\ ˈplān-ˈlād How to pronounce plain-laid (audio) \

Definition of plain-laid

of a rope
: consisting of three strands laid right-handed — compare cable-laid

First Known Use of plain-laid

1881, in the meaning defined above

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“Plain-laid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/plain-laid. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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