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contexture


contexture


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Contexture  \Con*tex"ture\  (?;  135),  n.  [Cf.  F.  contexture.] 
  The  arrangement  and  union  of  the  constituent  parts  of  a 
  thing  a  weaving  together  of  parts  structural  character  of  a 
  thing  system;  constitution;  texture. 
 
  That  wonderful  contexture  of  all  created  beings. 
  --Dryden. 
 
  He  was  not  of  any  delicate  contexture;  his  limbs  rather 
  sturdy  than  dainty.  --Sir  H. 
  Wotton.