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rim·ple

 (rĭm′pəl)
n.
A fold; a wrinkle.
tr. & intr.v. rim·pled, rim·pling, rim·ples
To wrinkle or form wrinkles.

[Middle English rimpil, from Old English hrympel.]
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rimple

(ˈrɪmpəl)
vb (tr)
to crease or wrinkle
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rimple

noun
A line or an arrangement made by the doubling of one part over another:
verb
To make irregular folds in, especially by pressing or twisting:
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