Lisle thread

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A highly twisted, plied (usually 2-ply) good quality cotton hosiery yarn, spun generally in fine counts. All lisle threads are gassed and some may be mercerized (mercerized lisle). A lisle thread was formerly a plied yarn having singles of opposite twist

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