noun Chiefly British.
Words nearby stocking stitch
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British Dictionary definitions for stocking stitch
a pattern of stitches in knitting consisting of alternate rows of plain and purl stitch
Word Origin for stocking stitch
C19: so named because of its use in hosiery
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