fabric

n.

  1. The structure of anything; the manner in which the parts of a thing are united; workmanship; texture; make; as cloth of a beautiful fabric.
  2. That which is fabricated
  3. Framework; structure; edifice; building.
  4. Cloth of any kind that is woven or knit from fibers, either vegetable or animal; manufactured cloth; as, silks or other fabrics.
  5. The act of constructing; construction.
  6. Any system or structure consisting of connected parts; as, the fabric of the universe.

v. t.

  1. To frame; to build; to construct.