Words nearby webbing
Definition for webbing (2 of 2)
- a woven fabric, especially a whole piece of cloth in the course of being woven or after it comes from the loom.
- the flat woven strip, without pile, often found at one or both ends of an Oriental rug.
- the series of barbs on each side of the shaft of a feather.
- the series on both sides, collectively.
verb (used with object), webbed, web·bing.
verb (used without object), webbed, web·bing.
Origin of web
OTHER WORDS FROM webweb·less, adjectiveweb·like, adjective
historical usage of web
Examples from the Web for webbing
The significance of the webbing was questioned by Shannon and Humphrey.The Amphibians and Reptiles of Michoacn, Mxico|William E. Duellman
Nang Hsen Gaw followed in time to rescue the webbing between the fingers.Shan Folk Lore Stories from the Hill and Water Country|William C. Griggs
The webbing which goes back and forth is interwoven with that which goes from right to left.Handwork in Wood|William Noyes
Each of these was faced by two or three of the bucket-seats, only these swung in webbing.The Time Traders|Andre Norton
He may have it of scarlet, if he is fond of ornament, of webbing bis Afro murice tincta, or of scarlet and gold if he likes.Hints on Horsemanship, to a Nephew and Niece|George Greenwood
British Dictionary definitions for webbing (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for webbing (2 of 2)
- a continuous strip of paper as formed on a paper machine or fed from a reel into some printing presses
- (as modifier)web offset; a web press
- the web (often capital) short for World Wide Web
- (as modifier)a web site; web pages
verb webs, webbing or webbed
Derived forms of webwebless, adjectiveweblike, adjective
Word Origin for web
Medicine definitions for webbing (1 of 2)
Medicine definitions for webbing (2 of 2)
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