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What are "Singles" - Definition & Explanation
Last Updated on: 26-Feb-2023 (11 months, 27 days ago)
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Singles
A term used to indicate the diameter of a yarn; the smaller the number, the thicker the yarn.
Singles
One single yarn.

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