Definition of cornrows in English:

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cornrows

Pronunciation: /ˈkɔːnrəʊz/

plural noun

(Especially among black people) a style of braiding and plaiting the hair in narrow strips to form geometric patterns on the scalp: the company refused to let her wear cornrows
More example sentences
  • 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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