What is "Yarn, Cabled" - Definition & Explanation

Two or more yarns (at least one of which is folded) (see yarn, doubled) that have been twisted together in one or more operations.
a) Combinations of folded yarns and single yarns may be described as cabled yarns, e.g. a single yarn is twisted together with two folded yarns to give softness to the resulting yarn. c) For terms concerning twist designation in cabled yarns, see twist (b).
A yarn formed, by twisting together two or more plied yarns.

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