Definition of drop-stitch in English:

drop-stitch

Syllabification: drop-stitch

adjective

  • Denoting an openwork pattern in knitted garments made by dropping a made stitch at intervals: a drop-stitch cardigan
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    • It was knit in garter stitch on size 17 needles with a decorative drop-stitch edge pattern.
    • Also strong were drop-stitch striped fabrics, double-faced two-color wovens in soft contrasting colors, and cotton crepe in colorful stripes and plaids, he told Bobbin.
    • I'm still working on the body of the scarf, which is all drop stitch.

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