wire glass

noun
variants: or less commonly wired glass

Definition of wire glass

: glass with wire netting embedded in it during manufacture to reduce the probability of its shattering when cracked by shock or by heat

called also safety glass

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“Wire glass.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wire%20glass. Accessed 4 Aug. 2020.

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