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The Japanese art of paperfolding, the name deriving from two Japanese words, "ori" meaning to fold, and "kami" meaning paper.
Origami is intricate and delicate, amusing and entertaining, beautiful yet inexpensive, and made from one of man's most versatile creations. No wonder origami was revered by the ancient Japanese, adored by children around the world and throughout the ages, and is now regarded as a creative and sophisticated art form.
by 0r194m1 March 29, 2005
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"allow it" means to just leave something alone, or don't worry about it. People in West London say this quite often.
Ahmed: Wanna walk to the station?
Joseph: Nah, allow it blud, can't be arsed, I'mma get the bus.
by ak47 February 27, 2004
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Cool Japanese art where you fold a piece of paper a million times until it becomes a stegosaurus.
by Ding Dong December 31, 2003
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cool figures that are made of pieces of paper, they consist of a number of folds that at the end change the shape of the paper to represent something.
doing good origami takes hours.
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The Japanese art of paper-folding. To make more complex origami you will need to learn terms such as swivel fold, petal fold, prelinary base, etc.
Today I folded Jewel's note like on Origami crane.
by Me December 17, 2004
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What you do immediately after getting a geometry assignment.
*Stupid geometry teacher passes out assignments*
"What the fuck am I suppose to do with this piece of paper?"
"Oh I know!" *Makes a origami paper airplane and flings it across the room*
Fuck Math
by Bum4Life March 17, 2014
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The cabling in a high-end gaming computer, installed to be visually appealing and precise. The case will have a window on the side and be illuminated inside to display the fine craftsmanship.
The power supply on my origami rig went out, and I spent several hours getting the cables on the new power supply looking just right.
by Le Marteau October 05, 2009
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