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Mawson, C.O.S., ed. (1870–1938). Roget’s International Thesaurus. 1922.

Class III. Words Relating to Matter
Section II. Inorganic Matter
1. Solid Matter

329. [Structure.] Texture.

   NOUN:STRUCTURE, organization, anatomy, frame, mold or mould, fabric, construction; framework, carcass, architecture; stratification, cleavage.
  substance, stuff, compages, parenchyma; constitution, staple, organism.
  [SCIENCE OF STRUCTURES] organology, osteology, myology, splanchnology neurology, angiology, adenology; angiography, adenography, organography.
  TEXTURE, intertexture, contexture; tissue, grain, web, surface; warp and -woof, – weft; gossamer, homespun, linsey-woolsey, frieze, fustian; satin, velvet; tooth, nap (roughness) [See Roughness]; fineness -, coarseness- of grain; dry goods.
  [SCIENCE OF TEXTURES] histology.
   ADJECTIVE:STRUCTURAL, organic; anatomic or anatomical; splanchnic, splanchnological, visceral, adenological.
  TEXTURAL, textile; fine-grained, coarse-grained, ingrained, ingrain; fine, delicate, subtile, subtle, gossamer, gossamery, filmy; coarse; homespun, linsey-woolsey.