Pronunciation: (teks'tīl, -til),[key] —n. 1. any cloth or goods produced by weaving, knitting, or felting.
2. a material, as a fiber or yarn, used in or suitable for weaving: Glass can be used as a textile.
—adj. 1. woven or capable of being woven: textile fabrics. 2. of or pertaining to weaving.
3. of or pertaining to textiles or the production of textiles: the textile industry.