high-count

adjective
\ ˈhī-ˈkau̇nt How to pronounce high-count (audio) \

Definition of high-count

: having a large number of warp and weft yarns to the square inch high-count percale sheeting

First Known Use of high-count

1926, in the meaning defined above

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“High-count.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/high-count. Accessed 19 Oct. 2020.

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