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plain weave

plain weave

n.
A weave in which the filling threads and the warp threads interlace alternately, forming a checkerboard pattern. Also called tabby weave, taffeta weave.

plain′-wo′ven adj.
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Noun1.plain weave - a basic style of weave in which the weft and warp threads intertwine alternately to produce a checkerboard effectplain weave - a basic style of weave in which the weft and warp threads intertwine alternately to produce a checkerboard effect
weave - pattern of weaving or structure of a fabric
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