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English definition of “knit”

knit

verb (JOIN)    /nɪt/
[I or T] (present participle knitting, past tense knit, past participle knit) to join together: The broken bone should begin to knit (together) in a few days.Connecting and combiningVariety and mixturesMixing and mixtures closely/tightly knit (also close/tight-knit) closely connected: a very close-knit family a tightly knit community The two communities are closely knit by a common faith.Connecting and combiningVariety and mixturesMixing and mixtures
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