|1.||[ noun ] the feel of a surface or a fabric|
"the wall had a smooth texture"
|Related terms:||tactile_property smoothness roughness nap fine coarse|
|2.||[ noun ] the essential quality of something|
"the texture of Neapolitan life"
|3.||[ noun ] (music) the musical pattern created by parts being played or sung together|
"then another melodic line is added to the texture"
|4.||[ noun ] (fine arts) the characteristic appearance of a surface having a tactile quality|
|Related terms:||visual_property marbleisation marbleizing grain fine_arts|