: a weave in which the threads interlace alternately
Examples of plain weave in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebThe Indian subcontinent had been the home of muslin, a cotton fabric of plain weave, for centuries.
Washington Post, 25 Feb. 2022 Muslin, a loose plain weave cotton fabric, can be applied to the wall after a lining paper and before the wallpaper, according to one of Gracie’s comments.
Kelly Allen, House Beautiful, 6 Jan. 2021 Peter Millett, who serves on the historical society's board, shared the plain weave, counter-balance loom's own special history.
Annie Gentile, Courant Community, 14 Dec. 2017
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