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knit·wear

 (nĭt′wâr′)
n.
Knitted garments.
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knitwear

(ˈnɪtˌwɛə)
n
(Clothing & Fashion) knitted clothes, esp sweaters
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knit•wear

(ˈnɪtˌwɛər)

n.
clothing made of knitted fabric.
[1920–25]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.knitwear - knitted clothing
article of clothing, clothing, habiliment, wearable, vesture, wear - a covering designed to be worn on a person's body
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Translations

knitwear

[ˈnɪtwɛəʳ] Ngéneros mpl de punto
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knitwear

[ˈnɪtwɛər] ntricots mpl, lainages mpl
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knitwear

nStrickwaren pl, → Strick- or Wollsachen pl
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knitwear

[ˈnɪtˌwɜəʳ] nmaglieria
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This report on the global Knitwear Market provides analysis for the period 2016--2026, wherein 2017 is the base year and the period from 2018 till 2026 is the forecast period.
Lahore -- Posting the highest export share, the country's knitwear apparel textile has shown a significant growth amidst poor performance of whole textile chain and overall declining exports, as knitted garments' export during first 10 months of the financial year from July 2018 to April 2019 has registered an increase of 8.76 percent to $ 2.39 billion against $ 2.20 billion of the same period of last year.
LAHORE -- The value-added knitwear industry, which was already finding it hard to operate smoothly due to multiple reasons, had another deadly blow as the Sui Northern Gas Pipe Line (SNGPL) authorities are creating hurdles in the way of the largest foreign exchange earning sector of the country.
Muhammad Jawed Bilwani, Central Chairman of Pakistan Hosiery Manufacturers and Exporters Association (PHMA), has expressed optimism that the knitwear garment sector will be able to increase its exports by 20% in the next six months provided the government meets its promises.
The delegation of the Association "Uztextileprom" and domestic manufacturers of the textile, garment and knitwear industry take part in the International Exhibition of Textile Fiber, Yarn Expo Spring 2019 in Shanghai (China), the press service of the Association Uztextileprom reports.
The design week aims at giving the platform to artisans of art and craft, handloom sector which is on the verge of extinction and also to promote young talent in the field of Textile, Knitwear and Lifestyle along with fashion which is again an untouched segment of the fashion industry.
KARACHI -- The knitwear garment export sector, while maintaining its top position in textile exports, recorded a growth of 16.25% in shipments in January 2019 compared to the same period of previous year.
Pakistan Hosiery Manufacturers and Exporters Association (PHMA) Central Chairman Muhammad Jawed Bilwani, while lauding the mini-budget, has voiced hope that the knitwear garment sector will be able to raise its exports by 20percent in the next six months provided the government meets its promises.
ISLAMABAD -- The export of knitwear from the country increased by 10.58 percent to $1.21 billion during July-November 20181-9 against the export worth of $1.1 billion during same period of previous year.