weft-knitted
adjective see weft knit

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • weft-knitted — /weft nit id/, adj. noting or pertaining to a fabric made by weft knitting. Also, weft knit. [1940 45] * * * …   Universalium

  • weft-knitted — adjective see weft knit * * * /weft nit id/, adj. noting or pertaining to a fabric made by weft knitting. Also, weft knit. [1940 45] …   Useful english dictionary

  • weft-knit — ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ adjective or weft knitted ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ : made by weft knitting most sweaters, bathing suits … are made of weft knit fabrics G.A.Urlaub …   Useful english dictionary

  • weft knit — noun Date: 1943 a knit fabric produced in machine or hand knitting with the yarns running crosswise or in a circle compare warp knit • weft knitted adjective • weft knitting noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Knitted fabric — Knitted fabrics are the third major class of fabric, after woven and nonwoven fabrics. Elasticity, thickness and warmthCompared to the other two classes, knitted fabrics are much more elastic, which accounts for their historical use in stockings… …   Wikipedia

  • weft knitting — weft′ knit ting n. tex a knitting process in which the yarn is knitted horizontally and in a circular form Compare warp knitting …   From formal English to slang

  • weft knitting — a knitting process in which the yarn is knitted horizontally and in a circular form. Also called filling knitting. Cf. warp knitting. * * * …   Universalium

  • weft knitting — noun : knitting in which each row of loops is formed by a crosswise thread made chiefly on circular or flat machines compare warp knitting * * * a knitting process in which the yarn is knitted horizontally and in a circular form. Also called… …   Useful english dictionary

  • jersey — noun (plural jerseys) Etymology: Jersey, one of the Channel Islands Date: 1587 1. a plain weft knitted fabric made of wool, cotton, nylon, rayon, or silk and used especially for clothing 2. any of various close fitting usually circular knitted… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • jersey — plain weft knitted fabric of wool, cotton, nylon or silk Fabric and Cloth …   Phrontistery dictionary

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