twill weave

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noun

one of the basic weave structures in which the filling threads are woven over and under two or more warp yarns, producing a characteristic diagonal pattern.

Nearby words

  1. twilight sleep,
  2. twilight state,
  3. twilight zone,
  4. twilit,
  5. twill,
  6. twin,
  7. twin bed,
  8. twin bill,
  9. twin cities,
  10. twin falls


Also called twill.

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Examples from the Web for twill weave

  • Often one form of twill-weave is combined with another to produce a fancy twill-weave.

    Textiles|William H. Dooley