satin-weave

satin weave

noun
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:
1895–1900

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satin weave

noun
a weave in which the filling and warp threads intersect in such a way as to give a smooth compact surface with no distinguishable twill line 
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