meshing

Definitions of meshing
  1. noun
    an open fabric of string or rope or wire woven together at regular intervals
    synonyms: mesh, meshwork, net, network
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    chicken wire
    a galvanized wire network with a hexagonal mesh; used to build fences
    gauze, netting, veiling
    a net of transparent fabric with a loose open weave
    hairnet
    a small net that some women wear over their hair to keep it in place
    reseau
    a net or mesh foundation for lace
    safety net
    a large strong net to catch circus acrobats who fall or jump from a trapeze
    save-all
    a net hung between ship and pier while loading a ship
    snood
    an ornamental net in the shape of a bag that confines a woman's hair; pins or ties at the back of the head
    spark arrester, sparker
    a wire net to stop sparks from an open fireplace or smokestack
    tulle
    a fine (often starched) net used for veils or tutus or gowns
    grillwork, wirework
    mesh netting made of wires
    cheesecloth
    a coarse loosely woven cotton gauze; originally used to wrap cheeses
    gossamer
    a gauze fabric with an extremely fine texture
    type of:
    cloth, fabric, material, textile
    artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers
  2. noun
    the act of interlocking or meshing
    synonyms: interlock, interlocking, mesh
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    catch, grab, snap, snatch
    the act of catching an object with the hands
  3. noun
    contact by fitting together
    “the meshing of gears”
    synonyms: engagement, interlocking, mesh
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    contact, impinging, striking
    the physical coming together of two or more things
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