contexture

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

Definition of contexture

1 :the act, process, or manner of weaving parts into a whole; also :a structure so formed
  • a contexture of lies
2 :context

Examples of contexture in a Sentence

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

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Origin and Etymology of contexture

French, from Latin contextus, past participle of contexere


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