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fabric

  

      n  
1    any cloth made from yarn or fibres by weaving, knitting, felting, etc.  
2    the texture of a cloth  
3    a structure or framework  
the fabric of society     
4    a style or method of construction  
5    Rare   a building  
6    the texture, arrangement, and orientation of the constituents of a rock  
     (C15: from Latin fabrica workshop, from faber craftsman)  
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n.
a heavy cotton fabric of plain weave; used for clothing or tents
also known as "cotton duck" or "duck canvas"
n.
very thin fabric used for theatre backdrops, translucent curtains etc
n.
A moulding commonly used in framing oil paintings. The liner is fixed inside the frame and appears between the image and the outer frame. Generally made out of wood or some other hard material, the liner may have fabric glued down to it. Liners are to canvases what a mat/mount is to a print on paper
[Artwork framing] Polystyrene or wood liner. Fabric-covered liner. Linen liner. Gold liner.

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