weft knit

noun

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

weft-knitted

play \ˈweft-ˌni-təd\ adjective

weft knitting

noun

First Known Use of weft knit

1943


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