flat knitting


a knitting process in which the yarn is knitted horizontally on needles set in a straight line.

Nearby words

  1. flat dog,
  2. flat electroencephalogram,
  3. flat flap,
  4. flat foot,
  5. flat head,
  6. flat knot,
  7. flat light,
  8. flat on one's back,
  9. flat out,
  10. flat pelvis

Origin of flat knitting

First recorded in 1935–40

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