from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A network of yarn created by interlacing threads of yarn in a series of connected loops using straight eyeless needles or by machine; knitting.
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- n. needlework created by interlacing yarn in a series of connected loops using straight eyeless needles or by machine
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"knitwork," with tips, patterns, and a great variety of yarn.
When it comes time to install, she gathers up a team of friends and local volunteers to cut and affix the knitwork.
The oldest knitwork Sundbø discovered in her late-twentieth-century rag pile was a pair of seventeenth-century mittens, discarded alongside heavily patched longjohns, black-and-white fishermen's sweaters, and decades of stylish pullovers and jackets adapted, often with clever variations, from patterns published in women's magazines that ranged from the late nineteenth to the mid-twentieth century.
I have ten and a half inches of more-or-less decent knitwork, more-or-less twenty-two stitches all the way up and down.
Would the dragon unravel like knitwork if he did cut its line?
Its legs were formed of loops, its body of closely interlocked convolutions, and its tail was like knitwork.
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