Swathed vs Swatched - What's the difference?

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As verbs the difference between swathed and swatched

is that swathed is (swathe) while swatched is (swatch).

swathed

English

Verb

(head)
  • (swathe)
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    swathe

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A bandage; a band;
  • (chiefly, British, usually in plural) A group of people.
  • Large swathes will be affected by the tax increase.
  • * 2012 , The Economist, Sep 29th 2012 issue, Venezuela’s presidential election: The autocrat and the ballot box
  • As well as the advantages of abused office, Mr Chávez can boast enduring popularity among a broad swathe of poorer Venezuelans. They like him for his charisma, humble background and demotic speech.
  • * {{quote-news
  • , year=2011 , date=October 23 , author=Phil McNulty , title=Man Utd 1 - 6 Man City , work=BBC Sport citation , page= , passage=United's stature is such that one result must not bring the immediate announcement of a shift in the balance of power in Manchester - but the swathes of empty seats around Old Trafford and the wave of attacks pouring towards David de Gea's goal in the second half emphasised that City quite simply have greater firepower and talent in their squad at present.}}

    Verb

    (swath)
  • To bind with a swathe, band, bandage, or rollers.
  • * Archbishop Abbot
  • Their children are never swathed or bound about with anything when they are first born.
  • * 1898 , , (Moonfleet) Chapter 4
  • The head was swathed in linen bands that had been white, but were now stained and discoloured with damp, but of this I shall not speak more, and beneath the chin-cloth the beard had once escaped.

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    swatched

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • (swatch)

  • swatch

    English

    Noun

    (es)
  • A piece, pattern, or sample, generally of cloth or a similar material.
  • He held a swatch of the wallpaper up to see if the colors would match the room.

    Verb

  • To create a swatch.
  • Swatching is important in knitting to obtain the correct gauge.