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Adjective: woven  wow-vun
  1. Made or constructed by interlacing threads or strips of material or other elements into a whole
    "woven fabrics"; "woven baskets"; "the incidents woven into the story"; "folk songs woven into a symphony"
Verb: weave (wove,woven, also weaved)  weev
  1. Interlace by or as if by weaving
    - interweave
     
  2. (handicraft) create a piece of cloth by interlacing strands of fabric, such as wool or cotton
    "weave textiles";
    - tissue
     
  3. Sway to and fro
    - waver
     
  4. To move or cause to move in a sinuous, spiral, or circular course
    "the river weaves through the hills";
    - wind[2], thread, meander, wander

See also: braided, plain-woven

Type of: create from raw material, create from raw stuff, distort, go, locomote, move, sway, swing, travel, twine, twist

Antonym: unweave, unwoven

Encyclopedia: Woven

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