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noun as in mesh

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Make sure the one you end up going with has safety netting, especially when kids will be using it, and that it’s made from durable materials.

Inside, behind dark mesh netting partitions set up for privacy amid all that action, vaccines are being delivered into arm after arm.

They also see plenty of snakes in the spring that have gotten caught in garden netting in a shed or garage.

However, cicadas don’t bite or sting, and they don’t devour crops and produce widespread famine—but their eggs can damage young trees, unless they’re covered in mesh cicada netting.

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When he hasn’t been hitting walls or fellow outfielders, as he did again earlier this month, Jiménez has also developed something of a habit of sprawling into the netting along the third-base side of ballparks.

The fences are themselves covered in black sniper netting, to discourage assassins.

From that quantity he can make $120,000, netting $70,000 in profit.

He offloaded 20.1 million shares after the first lockup expired, netting him just under $400 million.

They rented an entire seaside resort, which they covered in green mesh netting to prevent long-range photography.

Fingering the mesh netting that allows a woman wearing a burka to see, she looked grim.

The covering of the bales is a sort of netting made by the peasants from goat's hair; it is elastic and of great strength.

They are in plain netting, and will require white, and five shades of scarlet wool.

Net five rows, then take a mesh a very little larger, and widen by netting two stitches in every stitch.

Any tinsmith will turn up the sides for you, leaving the front a little higher than the others, so as to overlap the netting.

If you can procure the wire netting only of a certain width, grade the length of your cage accordingly.


On this page you'll find 9 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to netting, such as: lace, screen, trellis, and web.

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