Definition of texture :
1. A tissue. See Tissue.
2. That which woven; a woven fabric; a web.
3. The act or art of weaving.
4. The disposition of the several parts of any body in connection with each other, or the manner in which the constituent parts are united; structure; as, the texture of earthy substances or minerals; the texture of a plant or a bone; the texture of paper; a loose or compact texture.
5. The disposition or connection of threads, filaments, or other slender bodies, interwoven; as, the texture of cloth or of a spider's web.
6. To form a texture of or with; to interweave.
feeling, be, warp and woof, food grain, sense, substance, essence, metric grain, cereal, contexture, quintessence, character, fiber, caryopsis, disposition, essentiality, being, nature, taste, flexibility
structure (part of speech: noun)
texture (part of speech: noun)
- I have no doubt that the delicate texture of your shoes has been sadly treated by our stones and ruts. - "Six Plays", Florence Henrietta Darwin.
- Even where the texture of a piece does not require the pedal- which happens very rarely- the player might employ it as an aid where the reach of his hand proves insufficient to hold all the parts of a harmony together. - "Piano Playing With Piano Questions Answered", Josef Hofmann.
- The manufacture of cloths for the Inca included those for the numerous persons of the blood royal, who wore garments of a finer texture than was permitted to any other Peruvian. - "History-of-the-Conquest-of-Peru-with-a-preliminary-view-of-the-civilization-of-the-Incas", Prescott, William Hickling.