from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A weave in which the filling threads and the warp threads interlace alternately, forming a checkerboard pattern. Also called taffeta weave.
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- n. a basic style of weave in which the weft and warp threads intertwine alternately to produce a checkerboard effect
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