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plain

noun [U] (STITCH)
针脚
 
 
/pleɪn/
a type of simple stitch in knitting
平针
a row of plain and two rows of purl
一排平针两排反针
Knitting and sewing
Translations of “plain”
in Spanish punto del derecho…
in Arabic أرْض مُنْبَسِطة, سَهْل…
in Korean 평원…
in Portuguese planície…
in French maille à l’endroit…
in German der Flachstich…
in Catalan plana…
in Japanese 平原, 平野…
in Russian равнина…
in Chinese (Traditional) 針腳, 平針…
in Italian pianura…
in Turkish ova…
in Polish równina…
(Definition of plain noun (STITCH) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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