two-ply


two–ply

adjective \-ˈplī\

: having two layers of material

Full Definition of TWO-PLY

1
:  consisting of two thicknesses
2
a :  woven with two sets of warp thread and two of filling <a two–ply carpet>
b :  consisting of two strands <two–ply yarn>

First Known Use of TWO-PLY

1839

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