\▐wēv\ n [ME weven, fr. OE wefan; akin to OHGR weban to weave, Gk hyphainein to weave, hyphos web] (1581) A system or pattern of intersecting warp and filling yarns. There are three basic two dimensional weaves: plain, twill, and satin. All other weaves are derived from one or more of these types. Also see Plain Weave, Twill Weave, and Satin Weave.