knit stitch

knit stitch

noun
a basic knitting stitch [syn: knit
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knit stitch

basic knitting stitch in which each loop is drawn through other loops to the right side of the fabric. The loops form vertical rows, or wales, on the fabric face, giving it a sheen, and crosswise rows, or courses, on the back.

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