meshwork

noun
mesh·​work | \ ˈmesh-ˌwərk How to pronounce meshwork (audio) \

Definition of meshwork

: network sense 2 a vascular meshwork

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Recent Examples on the Web Via gravitational interactions with itself, dark matter formed filaments that intersected in a complex, three-dimensional meshwork. John Timmer, Ars Technica, "New gravitational-lensing study hints at problems for dark matter models," 10 Sep. 2020

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First Known Use of meshwork

1830, in the meaning defined above

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“Meshwork.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/meshwork. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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meshwork

noun
mesh·​work | \ ˈmesh-ˌwərk How to pronounce meshwork (audio) \

Medical Definition of meshwork

: network a vascular meshwork

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