weft knitting


a knitting process in which the yarn is knitted horizontally and in a circular form.

Nearby words

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  2. weevily,
  3. weewee,
  4. weft,
  5. weft ikat,
  6. weft-knitted,
  7. weftwise,
  8. wegener,
  9. wegener's granulomatosis,
  10. wegener, alfred lothar

Compare warp knitting.

Also called filling knitting.

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