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Up Next Peekaboo American mosquito nets (left) afforded explorers better vision and ventilation than English ones (right).
By contrast, just $500 million spent in one year on direct antimalaria measures such as mosquito nets, sprays and treatment could save 300,000 lives.
His wife carried another sack filled with children’s clothes, food and a mosquito net.
There were necessities like flak jackets, C rations and, of course, rifles and other munitions, along with mosquito nets, pocket knives and pictures of girlfriends.
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MOSQUITO NET Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of mosquito net for English Language Learners
: a net that is placed over something (such as a bed) in order to keep out mosquitoes
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