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Pattern by which a fabric is formed from interlacing yarns. In a plain weave, the warp and fill fibers alternate to make both fabric faces identical. In a satin weave, the pattern produces a satin appearance with the warp roving crossing over several fill rovings and under the next one (e.g., eight-harness satin would have warp roving over seven fill rovings and under the eighth).