wire cloth

noun

: a fabric of woven metallic wire (as for strainers)

Word History

First Known Use

1767, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of wire cloth was in 1767

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“Wire cloth.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wire%20cloth. Accessed 23 Apr. 2024.

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