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satin weave

one of the basic weave structures in which the filling threads are interlaced with the warp at widely separated intervals, producing the effect of an unbroken surface.
Also called satin.
Origin of satin weave
First recorded in 1895-1900 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • The material is called satin, and the weave is the satin weave.

    Clothing and Health Helen Kinne
  • Some cottons are woven with the satin weave, and often in table linen or damask we see the smooth satin weave.

    Clothing and Health Helen Kinne

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