Webster 1913 Edition
fabricafabric, workshop: cf. F.
The structure of anything; the manner in which the parts of a thing are united; workmanship; texture; make;
as cloth of a beautiful.
That which is fabricated;
Framework; structure; edifice; building.
Cloth of any kind that is woven or knit from fibers, whether vegetable, animal, or synthetic; manufactured cloth;
as, silks or other.
fabrics; made of a
fabricthat is 50% cotton and 50% polyester
The act of constructing; construction.
Tithe was received by the bishop, . . . for the
fabricof the churches for the poor.
Any system or structure consisting of connected parts;
fabricof the universe
The whole vast
imp. & p. p.
p. pr. & vb. n.
To frame; to build; to construct.
[Obs.]“Fabric their mansions.”
Webster 1828 Edition
1.The structure of any thing; the manner in which the parts of a thing are untied by art and labor; workmanship; texture. This is cloth of a beautiful fabric.
2.The frame or structure of a building; construction. More generally, the building itself; an edifice; a house; a temple; a church; a bridge, &c. The word is usually applied to a large building.
3.Any system composed of connected parts; as the fabric of the universe.
Silks and other fine fabrics of the east.