weft knit


Definition of weft knit

: a knit fabric produced in machine or hand knitting with the yarns running crosswise or in a circle — compare warp knit

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weft-knitted \ ˈweft-​ˌni-​təd How to pronounce weft-knitted (audio) \ adjective
weft knitting noun

First Known Use of weft knit

1943, in the meaning defined above

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“Weft knit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/weft%20knit. Accessed 10 Jul. 2020.

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