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And yet, not that alone, for the warp and woof of history are made up of innumerable threads.
THE BOYS OF '61CHARLES CARLETON COFFIN.
She also announces that she is food controller for her family and doesn't care a "woof" for regulations that are made at Ottawa.
Some men radiate an animal vigour that destroys the delicate woof of a vision and effectually prevents its reconstruction.
Abb, ab, n. properly woof- or weft-yarn, but sometimes warp-yarn.
It is hard and mineralized, this is to say, the warp and woof of silk are hidden by a thick encrustation of sand.
MORE HUNTING WASPSJ. HENRI FABRE
Panto was indeed the mainstay of his business; it was even the warp and woof of his life.
And hieroglyphs, too, repeated to infinity, envelop you on all sides like a multiple woof of mystery.
We mount all our flats on a piece of body Brussels carpet, so that every individual part of the woof acts as a yielding spring.
ON LABORATORY ARTSRICHARD THRELFALL
There are two sets of these muscles and they cross each other somewhat like the warp and woof of the cloth in your clothes.
The two series of threads which are interlaced receive the technical terms of warp and weft--in poetical language, warp and woof.

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