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corn·row

 (kôrn′rō′)
tr.v. corn·rowed, corn·row·ing, corn·rows
To arrange or style (hair) by dividing into sections and braiding close to the scalp in rows.

corn′row′ n.

cornrow

(ˈkɔːnˌrəʊ)
n
(Hairdressing & Grooming) a Black, originally African, hair-style in which the hair is plaited in close parallel rows, resembling furrows in a ploughed field

corn•row

(ˈkɔrnˌroʊ)

n.
1. a narrow braid of hair plaited tightly against the scalp.
v.t.
2. to arrange (hair) in cornrows.
[1970–75]
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Given some of the former footballer's wacky hairstyles throughout the years (remember the cornrow braids?
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Her footie ace husband David didn't fare much better either with his cornrow hairstyle, which he wore in 2003, coming second in the poll, the Daily Mail reported.
Specialists Weave Got Style use a traditional Afro American technique of threading the extensions into the hair - a cornrow braid is plaited horizontally into the hairline before a track of hair is sewn onto the braid.
I once watched carefully and saw a mole in action going down a cornrow.
The test case decision is a victory for African-Caribbean teenager "G", who wears his hair in cornrow braids as part of a family tradition.
He's found math in beadwork, basket weaving, Navajo rugs, modern music, and even cornrow hairstyles.
Another link listed under the African math ematics page sends students to the African fractals site, where they can use logarithmic curves to model cornrow hairstyles and download video clips of African artisans at work.
Nothing is more exhilarating than hunting cornrow whitetails.