double knit


double knit

noun

: a type of cloth that is made with two sets of needles and has two connected layers

: a piece of clothing that is made of double knit

Full Definition of DOUBLE KNIT

:  a knitted fabric (as wool) made with a double set of needles to produce a double thickness of fabric with each thickness joined by interlocking stitches; also :  an article of clothing made of such fabric

First Known Use of DOUBLE KNIT

1895

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