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textile

tex·tile

textile

 
 
pronunciation:
teks taIl [or] tek stl
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
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part of speech: noun
definition: cloth made by weaving or knitting.
The royal robes were made of rich textiles and fur.
synonyms:
cloth, fabric
similar words:
material
 
part of speech: adjective
definition: having to do with weaving or making fabric.
My great-grandmother wove silk in a textile mill.
similar words:
weaving
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The word textile contains the following part:
tex Latin root that means weave
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