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double-knit

[duhb-uh l-nit, -nit] /ˈdʌb əlˈnɪt, -ˌnɪt/
noun
1.
a weft-knit fabric that consists of two single-knit fabrics intimately interlooped.
2.
a garment made of such a fabric.
Also, double knit, doubleknit.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95
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British Dictionary definitions for double knit

double knit

noun
1.
  1. a knitted material made on two sets of needles that produce a double thickness joined with interlocking stitches
  2. (as modifier): a double-knit fabric
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