One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1A fold in a cloak (rare).
2Zoology a fold in the layer of epidermal tissue enclosing the body of a mollusc, cirripede, or brachiopod.
Early 19th century; earliest use found in Walter Scott (1771–1832), poet and novelist.
In this article we explore how to impress employers with a spot-on CV.