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knit·ting

(nit'ing),
Nonmedical term denoting the process of union of the fragments of a broken bone or of the edges of a wound.
[M.E., knitten, to knot, fr. A.S. cnyttan]

knit·ting

(nit'ing)
Nonmedical but common term denoting the process of union of the fragments of a broken bone or of the edges of a wound.
[M.E., knitten, to knot, fr. A.S. cnyttan]

knitting

[AS. cnyttan, to make knots]
The process of healing by uniting pieces of a fractured bone.
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Today big box stores do not seem to carry many knit usage materials, and I don't see nearly as many women knitting however back in the days when I was attending college in California, it seemed just about every young woman could be seen with a canvas bag holding yarn and knitting needles.
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It's the brainchild of Knit One Purl One, a knitting group formed in the town just 12 months ago.
During the previous decades the knitting technology has been developed in respect of knitted structure, modified yarn and various kinds of knitting instruments.
I really enjoy it and I have been knitting since I had my children.
The book is arranged according to the steps involved in knitting a generic sweater or vest, from selecting the pattern, yam, and needles, to interpreting pattern instructions, to shaping and fitting the piece, fixing mistakes, putting the pieces together, designing necklines, adding a collar and/or pockets, and blocking the finished garment.
About eight years ago, knitting came back into my life when I began working as the pastoral associate at St.
A CAMPAIGN to mark 100 years since World War I by knitting hundreds of poppies is being launched by a Cardiff wool shop owner and self-confessed serial knitter.
Her works include the Black Sheep knitting series and the Thomas Kinkade series.
A PLEA is being made for donations of red wool for members of a knitting group to make poppies for the annual Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal.