circular-knit
circular-knit \circular-knit\ adj. knit on a circular form so as to have no seams; -- said of stockings. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • circular-knit — adjective knitted in tubular form circular knit sweaters without seams • Similar to: ↑seamless * * * | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ adjective : knitted in tubular form by machine and usually later shaped or cut circular knit sweaters and seamless hosiery… …   Useful english dictionary

  • circular-knit — /serr kyeuh leuhr nit /, adj. noting, pertaining to, or made of a fabric made by circular knitting. Cf. flat knit. * * * …   Universalium

  • Circular knitting — Knitting using a circular needle. Four double pointed knitting …   Wikipedia

  • flat-knit — ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ adjective : knitted on a flat machine with needles arranged in a straight line contrasted with circular knit * * * /flat nit /, adj. (of a fabric) made by flat knitting. Cf. circular knit. [1955 60] …   Useful english dictionary

  • flat-knit — /flat nit /, adj. (of a fabric) made by flat knitting. Cf. circular knit. [1955 60] * * * …   Universalium

  • single-knit — sin′gle knit n. 1) tex a fabric knitted on a circular machine with one set of needles, thereby having a face and a back that are different 2) tex a garment made of such a fabric • Etymology: 1890–95 …   From formal English to slang

  • Compression stockings — and socks are specialised hosiery items designed to increase blood circulation. Their main theraputic purpose is to provide graduated pressure on the lower leg and foot and, in some cases, the thigh, to alleviate circulatory problems such as… …   Wikipedia

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  • seamless — adjective 1. not having or joined by a seam or seams seamless stockings • Ant: ↑seamed • Similar to: ↑broadloom, ↑circular knit, ↑unseamed 2. smooth, especially of skin his cheek …   Useful english dictionary

  • tuck stitch — noun : a pattern stitch for circular knit garments that is made by taking on more than one loop in a stitch …   Useful english dictionary

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