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Relating to cloth and fabric

cloth

noun

material used for making clothes, curtains etc that is made by weaving fibres together

material

noun

cloth

fabric

noun

cloth, especially when it is used for making things such as clothes or curtains

textile

noun

woven or knitted cloth

yarn

noun

cotton, wool, or other fibres in the form of thick thread (=a substance like string)

fibre

noun

a type of cloth or other material made of fibres

fold

noun

a curved piece of cloth that hangs in a loose way

gather

noun

a small fold that has been made in cloth, usually sewn in place

pleat

noun

a fold in a piece of cloth, for example in a woman’s skirt

cut

noun

the way in which cloth has been cut that gives it a particular style or shape

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