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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 1: a woven or knitted fabric.
synonyms:
cloth, fabric
similar words:
material, piece goods, yard goods
definition 2: a fiber or yarn that can be woven or knitted.
synonyms:
fiber, filament, yarn
similar words:
strand, thread
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: woven or suitable for weaving.
synonyms:
woven
similar words:
spun
definition 2: of or pertaining to weaving or the manufacture of woven fabric.
the textile industry
similar words:
weaving
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