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lace in Schaff's Bible Dictionary

LACE (Heb. twisted), the blue string that bound the breastplate to the ephod, Ex 28:28; the frontlet to the mitre, 2 Kgs 18:37; Ex 39:31. The same word is used for the cord that held the signet-ring. Gen 38:18, Gal 4:25 (trans, "bracelets"); for wires, Ex 39:3; for ribband. Num 15:38; for a chain (bound) to hold a cover, Num 19:15; for a thread of tow, Jud 16:9, and for a measuring-line. Eze 40:3.