knit fabric


knit fabric
   A structure produced by interloping one or more ends of yarn or comparable material.

Forensic science glossary. . 2012.

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  • knit — I. verb (knit or knitted; knitting) Etymology: Middle English knitten, from Old English cnyttan; akin to Old English cnotta knot Date: before 12th century transitive verb 1. chiefly dialect to tie together 2 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • knit — nɪt n. knit fabric; knit clothing v. weave by joining loops of yarn or thread; stitch together; fold; be stitched together; be united; be folded; weave (an idea) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • knit´ter — knit «niht», verb, knit|ted or knit, knit|ting, noun. –v.t. 1. to make (cloth or an article of clothing) by looping yarn or thread together with long needles: »She is knitting a sweater …   Useful english dictionary

  • Knit — (n[i^]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Knit} or {Knitted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Knitting}.] [OE. knitten, knutten, As. cnyttan, fr. cnotta knot; akin to Icel. kn[=y]ta, Sw. knyta, Dan. knytte. See {Knot}.] 1. To form into a knot, or into knots; to tie… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Knit — Knit, v. i. 1. To form a fabric by interlacing yarn or thread; to weave by making knots or loops. [1913 Webster] 2. To be united closely; to grow together; as, broken bones will in time knit and become sound. [1913 Webster] {To knit up}, to wind… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Fabric — Fab ric (f[a^]b r[i^]k), n. [L. fabrica fabric, workshop: cf. F. fabrique fabric. See {Forge}.] 1. The structure of anything; the manner in which the parts of a thing are united; workmanship; texture; make; as cloth of a beautiful fabric. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • knit|wear — «NIHT WAIR», noun. clothing made of knitted fabric …   Useful english dictionary

  • knit — [c]/nɪt / (say nit) verb (knitted or knit, knitting) –verb (t) 1. to make (a garment, fabric, etc.) by interlacing loops of yarn either by hand with knitting needles or by machine. 2. to join closely and firmly together, as members or parts. 3.… …   Australian English dictionary

  • knit — [[t]nɪt[/t]] v. knit•ted knit, knit•ting, 1) tex clo to make (a garment, fabric, etc.) by interlocking loops of yarn by hand with knitting needles or by machine 2) to join closely and firmly, as members or parts 3) to contract into folds or… …   From formal English to slang

  • knit — knittable, adj. knitter, n. /nit/, v., knitted or knit, knitting, n. v.t. 1. to make (a garment, fabric, etc.) by interlocking loops of one or more yarns either by hand with knitting needles or by machine. 2. to join closely and firmly, as… …   Universalium


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