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contexture

[kuh n-teks-cher] /kənˈtɛks tʃər/
noun
1.
the arrangement and union of the constituent parts of anything; constitution; structure.
2.
an interwoven structure; fabric.
3.
the act of weaving together.
4.
the process or manner of being woven together.
Origin of contexture
1595-1605
From French, dating back to 1595-1605; See origin at context, -ure
Related forms
contextural, adjective
contextured, adjective
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contexture

/kənˈtɛkstʃə/
noun
1.
the fact, process, or manner of weaving or of being woven together
2.
the arrangement of assembled parts; structure
3.
an interwoven structure; fabric
Derived Forms
contextural, adjective
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