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General words for texture

texture

noun

the way that something feels when you touch it

finish

noun

the appearance of a surface, for example whether it is smooth or rough

feel

noun

the way that something seems when you touch it or when it touches you

textural

adjective

texturally

adverb

to the touch

used for describing the way that something feels

hostile architecture

the design of buildings or public spaces in a way which discourages people from touching, climbing or sitting on them …

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boots on the ground

a situation in which a country's armed forces are physically present in an area of conflict …

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