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double knit

noun

Simple Definition of double knit

  • : 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

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of double knit

  1. :  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

1895

First Known Use of double knit

1895


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