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fabric:

see textilestextiles,
all fabrics made by weaving, felting, knitting, braiding, or netting, from the various textile fibers (see fiber). Types of Textiles

Textiles are classified according to their component fibers into silk, wool, linen, cotton, such synthetic fibers as
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Fabric

An underlying framework or structure consisting of similar connected parts.

fabric

[′fab·rik]
(architecture)
The framework of a building.
(geology)
The spatial orientation of the elements of a sedimentary rock.
(petrology)
The sum of all the structural and textural features of a rock. Also known as petrofabric; rock fabric; structural fabric.
(science and technology)
Arrangement or pattern of constituent parts.
Materials used in fabrication.
(textiles)
A thin, flexible mate rial made of any combination of cloth, fiber, polymeric film, sheet, or foam.

fabric

The basic elements making up a building; the carcass without finishings or decoration.

fabric

1. any cloth made from yarn or fibres by weaving, knitting, felting, etc.
2. the texture of a cloth
3. the texture, arrangement, and orientation of the constituents of a rock
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