Definition of open-textured in English:

open-textured

adjective

  • 1Of a substance: having a texture that is loose or open; porous.

  • 2Philosophy. Unable to be fully or precisely defined.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in David Page (1814–1879), geologist and author. From open + textured.

Pronunciation

open-textured

/ˌəʊp(ə)nˈtɛkstʃəd/