Definition of double-knit in English:

double-knit

Syllabification: dou·ble-knit

Entry from US English dictionary

adjective

(Of fabric) knit of two joined layers for extra thickness: a green double-knit suit

Origin

mid 19th century: double with reference to the “doubling” of the yarn to four-ply.

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