latch needle

noun

Definition of latch needle

: a fine steel needle for machine knitting that has a butt at one end and at the other a short hook closed by a latch — see knitting needle

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“Latch needle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/latch%20needle. Accessed 25 Sep. 2022.

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