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accordion pleat

noun
1.
one of a series of narrow, evenly spaced parallel pleats with alternating raised and recessed folds set into cloth or other material, usually by a commercial pleating machine.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85
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British Dictionary definitions for accordion pleats

accordion pleats

plural noun
1.
tiny knife pleats
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