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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Woof \Woof\ (w[=oo]f), n. [OE. oof, AS. [=o]wef, [=o]web,
[=a]web; on, an, on + wef, web, fr. wefan to weave. The
initial w is due to the influence of E. weave. See On,
Weave, and cf. Abb.]
1. The threads that cross the warp in a woven fabric; the
weft; the filling; the thread usually carried by the
shuttle in weaving.
2. Texture; cloth; as, a pall of softest woof. --Pope.
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
n 1: the yarn woven across the warp yarn in weaving [syn:
woof, weft, filling, pick]
From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :
42 Moby Thesaurus words for "woof":
cloth, drapery, etoffe, fabric, feel, felt, filling, finish, goods,
grain, granular texture, indentation, knub, lace, material, nap,
napery, nub, pick, pile, pit, pock, protuberance, rag, shag, shoot,
silk, structure, stuff, surface, surface texture, textile,
textile fabric, texture, tissu, tissue, wale, warp, weave, web,
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