- /euh kawr"dee euhn fohld'/, v.t.to fold into pleats resembling the bellows of an accordion: to make a fan by accordion-folding a sheet of paper.
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accordion-fold — /euh kawr dee euhn fohld /, v.t. to fold into pleats resembling the bellows of an accordion: to make a fan by accordion folding a sheet of paper. * * * … Universalium
Accordion fold — Фальцовка гармошкой; Тройной параллельный сгиб листа … Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии
Reverse accordion fold — Тройной параллельный сгиб листа с открыванием страниц в обратном порядке … Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии
accordion — /euh kawr dee euhn/, n. Music. 1. Also called piano accordion. a portable wind instrument having a large bellows for forcing air through small metal reeds, a keyboard for the right hand, and buttons for sounding single bass notes or chords for… … Universalium
accordion — I. noun Etymology: German Akkordion, from Akkord chord, from French accord, from Old French acord Date: 1831 a portable keyboard wind instrument in which the wind is forced past free reeds by means of a hand operated bellows • accordionist noun… … New Collegiate Dictionary
accordion — 1. noun /əˈkɔ(ɹ).di.ˌən/ A small, portable, keyed wind instrument, whose tones are generated by play of the wind from a squeezed bellows upon free metallic reeds. A disreputable accordion that had a leak somewhere and breathed louder than it… … Wiktionary
fold — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) I n. bend (see fold); embrace; pleat; flock, congregation. See religion, assemblage. II A bending double Nouns fold, plication, crease, double, bend, lapping, plait; wrinkle, corrugation; flap, lapel,… … English dictionary for students
accordion pleats — permanent fold of equal width in alternating opposite directions made in some material … English contemporary dictionary
bi-fold door — n. a door with two or more sets of hinges, the additional set(s) allows the door to have an accordion action when opened … Locksmith dictionary
Yoshizawa-Randlett system — The origami crane diagram, using the Yoshizawa Randlett system The Yoshizawa Randlett system is a diagramming system used to describe the folds of origami models. Many origami books begin with a description of basic origami techniques which are… … Wikipedia