Definition of cornrows in English:


Syllabification: corn·rows
Pronunciation: /ˈkôrnˌrōz


  • A style of braiding and plaiting the hair in narrow strips to form geometric patterns on the scalp.
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    • Barbara Dement of the Shear Madness Salon in Washington, D.C., created these get-up-and-go cornrows by twisting the hair instead of braiding it.
    • Avoid styles that cause too much tension with prolonged wear, like tight ponytails and cornrows.
    • Patrice had her hair braided into cornrows by a couple of girls.

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