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Zopf

  
   m   , -(e)s, -"e  
a    (=Haartracht)   pigtail, plait, braid   (esp US)     
Zöpfe tragen      to wear one's hair in pigtails  
das Haar in Zöpfe flechten      to plait or braid   (esp US)   one's hair  
ein alter Zopf(, der abgeschnitten werden müsste)        (fig)   an antiquated custom (that should be done away with)  
b    (=Gebäck)   plait, plaited loaf
c    (=Baumwipfel)   tree top
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
falscher Zopf exp.
hairpiece ; switch

Entry related to:falsch

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exp.
an antiquated custom
[Fig.]
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"Zopf": examples and translations in context
Prosthetisches Implantat gemäß Anspruch 6, wobei das Material in einen Zopf gewirkt ist. A prosthetic implant according to claim 6 wherein said material is woven into a braid.
5. Der Trick: Der Zopf muss kopfüber frisiert werden. 4. Alicia Keys' quiff hairdo starts in the neck with a French braid.
Binden Sie die Haare nicht täglich zu einem strammen Zopf zusammen. Do not gather your hair in a tight ponytail on a regular basis.
Bürsten Sie dann das Haar und binden Sie einen Zopf. Brush your hair as soon as it is dry and gather it to a ponytail.
Sein Haar ist nach hinten gekämmt und zu einem Zopf geflochten, seine lakonische, fast abrupte Redeweise zeugt von einer emotionalen, aber selbstbeherrschter Natur. His hair is made off the front into a plait; his speech is laconic and gives out an emotional and solid man.
Die Haar-Stylisten kreierten für sie einen französischen Zopf, der sich einmal um den ganzen Kopf wickelt. For them, the hair stylists created a French braid which wraps once around the entire head. Hint: Condition your hair first so that it shines beautifully.
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