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To fold or furl something

fold

verb

if something folds, or if you can fold it, you can bend part of it so that it becomes smaller and easier to carry or store

fold up

to make something smaller by bending it over on itself more than once

unfurl

verb

to untie or open something that was rolled up, for example a flag or an umbrella, and let it spread out

unfold

verb

to open something that was folded

collapse

verb

to fold something, or to separate its parts, so that it takes up less space

roll

verb

to fold something or wrap it around itself so that it forms a tube or a ball

double

verb

to fold something so that it has two layers of equal size

turn down

to fold the edge of something

roll out

to make something that is wrapped around itself become flat

close

verb

to move together the parts of something that was spread to its full size

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