Threads of silk, cotton, or other material woven into a decorative band for edging or trimming garments
the shoulder straps were bordered with gold braid
A kind of braid woven in a design of oak leaves and acorns, used especially to trim official caps and hats.
A narrow braid with two parallel interwoven cores, frequently used as trim in military uniforms, etc.
= Russia braid.
A broad braid such as is worn on soldiers' uniforms.
A type of narrow braid on which a design of crochet border or edging is worked (more fully mignardise braid); also, the design of crochet border or edging worked on this braid. Now historical.