Definition of four-ply in English:

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four-ply

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adjective

(Of a material) having four strands or layers: four-ply yarn
More example sentences
  • Although six and eight-ply boards are thicker than traditional four-ply boards, they can be cut easily when the proper guidelines are followed, noted the experts.
  • The four-ply seams won't tear or unravel, and the soft but tough 1-inch tie-downs won't put dings or scratches on your boat's hull.
  • Instead of the four-ply Titan my machinery comes with, I go with a Galaxy eight-ply.

noun

[mass noun]
Knitting wool made of four strands.
Example sentences
  • Changes to the Pueblo stitch only began to occur with the advent of the domestically manufactured, aniline-dyed wool four-ply, often referred to as ‘Germantown yarn.’

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