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  • n  gold or silver wire thread
  • n  a basic knitting stitch
  • v  flow in a circular current, of liquids
  • v  make a murmuring sound
    the water was purling
  • v  knit with a purl stitch
  • v  edge or border with gold or silver embroidery
  • v  embroider with gold or silver thread

  • It scans a design electronically, then out of its computer brain come punched tapes that control the pattern of the material and tell each needle when to knit or purl.
  • To city dwellers, the drowsy county of Kent means perfect peace and perfect quiet, dozing to the murmuring of bees, the lowing of cattle, the gentle purl of streams like the .
  • It took a discerning ear to separate the sound of an opening lotus from the purl of a fish lazily waking to his morning meal or the plip of a dewdrop on a mossy stone.
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  • Knit & Purl - Beginner's Class
    Knit & Purl is designed with the newbie knitter in mind. In two hours, learn how to cast on, knit, and purl; everything you need to know to make beautiful, wearable accessories and garments.
    June 22, 2013 - WPXI Pittsburgh

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