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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Knitting \Knit"ting\, n. 1. The work of a knitter; the network formed by knitting; knitwork. [1913 Webster] 2. Union formed by knitting, as of bones. [1913 Webster] Knitting machine, one of a number of contrivances for mechanically knitting stockings, jerseys, and the like. Knitting needle, a stiff rod, as of steel wire, with rounded ends for knitting yarn or threads into a fabric, as in stockings. Knitting sheath, a sheath to receive the end of a needle in knitting. [1913 Webster]