netting

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noun net·ting \ˈne-tiŋ\

Definition of netting

  1. 1 :  network 1

  2. 2 :  the act or process of making a net or network

  3. 3 :  the act, process, or right of fishing with a net

Examples of netting in a sentence

  1. He put up wire netting around the garden.

  2. wore a veil of netting

1567

First Known Use of netting

1567


NETTING Defined for English Language Learners

netting

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noun net·ting \ˈne-tiŋ\

Definition of netting for English Language Learners

  • : material consisting of pieces of string, rope, wire, etc., that are woven together with open spaces left in between : material that is used to make nets


NETTING Defined for Kids

netting

noun net·ting \ˈne-tiŋ\

Definition of netting for Students

  1. 1 :  1net 1

  2. 2 :  1net 2



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