two-ply

[ too-plahy ]
/ ˈtuˈplaɪ /
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adjective

consisting of two thicknesses, layers, strands, or the like.

Nearby words

  1. two-pack,
  2. two-part time,
  3. two-party system,
  4. two-phase,
  5. two-piece,
  6. two-point perspective,
  7. two-pot screamer,
  8. two-seater,
  9. two-shot,
  10. two-sided

Origin of two-ply

First recorded in 1840–50

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British Dictionary definitions for two-ply

two-ply

adjective

made of two thicknesses, layers, or strands

noun plural -plies

a two-ply wood, knitting yarn, etc
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