Meaning of TWILL in English

TWILL

noun Etymology: Middle English twyll, twylle, from Old English twilic having a double thread, part translation of Latin bilic-, bilix, from bi- + licium thread Date: 14th century a fabric with a ~ weave, a textile weave in which the filling threads pass over one and under two or more warp threads to give an appearance of diagonal lines

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