n. grain or texture that resembles the weave of a basket (Textiles)

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  • Basketweave — is an all over texture resembling a weave commonly found in baskets and created from interwoven lengths of natural or man made materials such as cane, willow, linen, plastic or wire. See also * Basket weaving * Basketweave (weaving) * Weaving *… …   Wikipedia

  • basketweave — basket weave n. A textile weave consisting of double threads interlaced to produce a checkered pattern similar to that of a woven basket. * * * …   Universalium

  • basketweave — noun A simple woven pattern in which groups of warp and weft threads are interlaced to give a checkerboard appearance …   Wiktionary

  • basketweave — basˈketweave noun A form of weaving using two or more strands in the warp and weft • • • Main Entry: ↑basket …   Useful english dictionary

  • Basketweave (knitting) — In knitting, a basketweave pattern is characterized by intersecting ribs and welts. In its simplest form, basketweave is composed of a checkerboard pattern of identical rectangles that alternate between stockinette stitch and reverse stockinette… …   Wikipedia

  • Basketweave (weaving) — This article is about textile weaving. For other uses, see Basketweave.Basketweave is a simple type of textile weave. In basketweave, groups of warp and weft threads are interlaced so that they form a simple criss cross pattern. Each group of… …   Wikipedia

  • The Basketweave — is the name of stretch of Highway 401 in Ontario, Canada, immediately east of the Jane Street underpass in Toronto; the name derives from the interesting criss crossing design of the roads, which evokes imagery of a straw basketweave.For the… …   Wikipedia

  • the Basketweave — Canadian Slang Highway 401 across Toronto …   English dialects glossary

  • Tent stitch — is a small, diagonal embroidery stitch that crosses over the intersection of one horizontal (weft) and one vertical (warp) thread of needlepoint canvas forming a slanted stitch at a 45 degree angle. It is also known as Needlepoint stitch and is… …   Wikipedia

  • Interchange (road) — A high capacity interchange: the Judge Harry Pregerson Interchange in Los Angeles, California, United States …   Wikipedia

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