Meaning of cable-stitch

ca•ble-stitch

Pronunciation: (kā'bul-stich"), [key]
— n.
  1. a series of stitches used in knitting to produce a cable effect.
  2. the pattern produced by a cable-stitch.
—v.i.
  1. to produce such a stitch or pattern.
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