Fabric

Definition of Fabric

Fab´ric   Pronunciation: făb´rĭk
n.1.The structure of anything; the manner in which the parts of a thing are united; workmanship; texture; make; as cloth of a beautiful fabric.
2.That which is fabricated
Anon out of the earth a fabric huge
Rose like an exhalation.
- Milton.
3.Cloth of any kind that is woven or knit from fibers, whether vegetable, animal, or synthetic; manufactured cloth; as, silks or other fabrics; made of a fabric that is 50% cotton and 50% polyester.
3.The act of constructing; construction.
Tithe was received by the bishop, . . . for the fabric of the churches for the poor.
- Milman.
4.Any system or structure consisting of connected parts; as, the fabric of the universe.
The whole vast fabric of society.
- Macaulay.
v. t.1.To frame; to build; to construct.
[imp. & p. p. Fabricked ; p. pr. & vb. n. Fabricking.]

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