meshwork

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

Definition of meshwork

: network sense 2 a vascular meshwork

Examples of meshwork in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Finally, the Malibu collection mixes open meshwork with opaque panels cut to create the illusion of great curves and offers just a little glimpse of skin. Felicity Carter, Forbes, 5 May 2022 The classroom, fortified with iron meshwork, was adjacent to her cell. David Remnic, The New Yorker, 3 Aug. 2021 The classroom, fortified with iron meshwork, was adjacent to her cell. David Remnic, The New Yorker, 3 Aug. 2021 The classroom, fortified with iron meshwork, was adjacent to her cell. David Remnic, The New Yorker, 3 Aug. 2021 The classroom, fortified with iron meshwork, was adjacent to her cell. David Remnic, The New Yorker, 3 Aug. 2021 The classroom, fortified with iron meshwork, was adjacent to her cell. David Remnic, The New Yorker, 3 Aug. 2021 The classroom, fortified with iron meshwork, was adjacent to her cell. David Remnic, The New Yorker, 3 Aug. 2021 Examined under a microscope, the tiny sections of rock Turner uncovered contain a meshwork of three-dimensional structures -- branching out in a distinctive way and rejoining -- that closely resembles modern sponge skeletons. BostonGlobe.com, 29 July 2021 See More

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First Known Use of meshwork

1830, in the meaning defined above

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17 May 2022

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“Meshwork.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/meshwork. Accessed 28 May. 2022.

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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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