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contexture

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noun con·tex·ture \kən-ˈteks-chər, ˈkän-ˌ, kän-ˈ\

Definition of contexture

  1. 1 :  the act, process, or manner of weaving parts into a whole; also :  a structure so formed <a contexture of lies>

  2. 2 :  context



Examples of contexture in a sentence

  1. <the whole contexture of Las Vegas is focused on escapism>



Origin and Etymology of contexture

French, from Latin contextus, past participle of contexere


First Known Use: 1603


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