Definition of torsade in English:

torsade

Line breaks: tor|sade
Pronunciation: /tɔːˈseɪd
 
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noun

1A decorative twisted braid, ribbon, or other strand used as trimming.
1.1An artificial plait of hair.

Origin

late 19th century: from French, from Latin tors- 'twisted', from torquere 'to twist'.

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