Definition of cable-knit in English:

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cable-knit

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adjective

(Of a garment) knitted using cable stitch: a white cable-knit sweater
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  • It is a self-portrait as a 13-year-old girl, whose chief feature is her hair, which covers all her other features, and whose most conspicuous garment is a cable-knit sweater.
  • Who can resist the comfort and everyday ease of a chunky cable-knit sweater?
  • He loves me and appreciates my finer points - especially the fact that I don't make him dress like me in a black turtleneck and coordinating cable-knit sweater for a holiday portrait.

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