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knitwear

[nit-wair]
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noun
  1. clothing made of knitted fabric.

Origin of knitwear

First recorded in 1920–25; knit + wear
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  • Production of textiles and footwear grew by more than half, and that of knitwear more than doubled.


British Dictionary definitions for knitwear

knitwear

noun
  1. knitted clothes, esp sweaters
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