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Gathered onset of death follows dish laced with drug (7)

Ross

I believe the answer is:

pleated

(Other definitions for pleated that I've seen before include "Folded and sewn", "Folded and stitched", "With folds sewn in", "Gathered", "Given creases".)

I've seen this clue in The Independent.
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