Pronunciation: (kôrn'rō"), [key]
1. a type of braid, originating in Africa, in which a narrow strip of hair is plaited tightly against the scalp from front to back or from side to side.
2. Usually, cornrows. a hair style consisting of such braids in close parallel rows.
to arrange (hair) in cornrows.
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