English noun: plication
|1.||plication (shape) an angular or rounded shape made by folding|
|Samples||A fold in the napkin.|
A crease in his trousers.
A plication on her blouse.
A flexure of the colon.
A bend of his elbow.
|Synonyms||bend, crease, crimp, flexure, fold|
|Broader (hypernym)||angular shape, angularity|
|Narrower (hyponym)||kink, plait, pleat, pucker, ruck, twirl, twist|
|2.||plication (act) the act of folding in parallel folds|
|Broader (hypernym)||fold, folding|