braid means: Three or more pieces of long dough are to be woven together. (in Cooking Dictionary)

What else does braid mean?

Interweave three, more, strips or lengths in a diagonally interwoven pattern. (in Merlin Dictionary)

Such interweaving is used to create something. (in Merlin Dictionary)

This interweaving technique is used to style hair. (in Merlin Dictionary)

Mix (discrete elements) like interweaving. (in Merlin Dictionary)

A trim made of interwoven strands to decorate, edge or embellish something. (in Merlin Dictionary)

A band or ribbon is used to decorate or fasten hair. (in Merlin Dictionary)

To move, twist or weave as though interwoven. (in Merlin Dictionary)

The braided length or segment of hair that is made from fabric or hair. (in Merlin Dictionary)

Ribbon or ornamental cord, which is used to decorate or edge fabrics. (in Merlin Dictionary)

The ribbon, or band that is used to secure the hair. (in Merlin Dictionary)

High-ranking naval officers (in Merlin Dictionary)