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Mesh vs. Net

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  • Mesh (noun)

    A structure made of connected strands of metal, fiber, or other flexible/ductile material, with evenly spaced openings between them.

  • Mesh (noun)

    The opening or space enclosed by the threads of a net between knot and knot, or the threads enclosing such a space.

  • Mesh (noun)

    The engagement of the teeth of wheels, or of a wheel and rack.

  • Mesh (noun)

    A measure of fineness (particle size) of ground material. A powder that passes through a sieve having 300 openings per linear inch but does not pass 400 openings per linear inch is said to be -300 +400 mesh.

  • Mesh (noun)

    A polygon mesh.

  • Mesh (verb)

    To connect together by interlocking, as gears do.

  • Mesh (verb)

    To fit in; to come together harmoniously.

    "The music meshed well with the visuals in that film."

  • Mesh (verb)

    To catch in a mesh.

  • Net (noun)

    A mesh of string, cord or rope.

    "a net for the hair; a mosquito net; a tennis net"

  • Net (noun)

    A device made from such mesh, used for catching fish, butterflies, etc.

  • Net (noun)

    A device made from such mesh, generally used for trapping something.

  • Net (noun)

    Anything that has the appearance of such a device.

    "Petri net"

  • Net (noun)

    A trap.

    "caught in the prosecuting attorney's net"

  • Net (noun)

    Of a polyhedron, any set of polygons joined edge to edge that, when folded along the edges between adjoining polygons so that the outer edges touch, form the polyhedron.

  • Net (noun)

    A interconnects a number of users, locations etc. allowing transport or communication between them.

    "a computer network; a road network; an electricity distribution network"

  • Net (noun)

    A framework backed by a mesh, serving as the goal in hockey, soccer, lacrosse, etc.

    "The striker headed the ball into the net to make it 1-0."

  • Net (noun)

    A mesh stretched to divide the court in tennis, badminton, volleyball, etc.

  • Net (noun)

    The area of the court close to the net (mesh stretched to divide the court).

  • Net (noun)

    The amount remaining after expenses are deducted; profit.

  • Net (verb)

    To catch by means of a net.

  • Net (verb)

    To catch in a trap, or by stratagem.

  • Net (verb)

    To enclose or cover with a net.

    "to net a tree"

  • Net (verb)

    To score (a goal).

    "Evans netted the winner in the 80th minute."

  • Net (verb)

    To hit the ball into the net.

  • Net (verb)

    To form network or netting; to knit.

  • Net (verb)

    To receive as profit.

    "The company nets $30 on every sale."

  • Net (verb)

    To yield as profit for.

    "The scam netted the criminals $30,000."

  • Net (verb)

    To fully hedge a position.

    "Every party is netting their position with a counter-party"

  • Net (adjective)

    Good, desirable; clean, decent, clear.

  • Net (adjective)

    Free from extraneous substances; pure; unadulterated; neat.

    "net wine"

  • Net (adjective)

    Remaining after expenses or deductions.

    "net profit; net weight"

  • Net (adjective)

    Final; end.

    "net result; net conclusion"

  • Net (adverb)

    After expenses or deductions.

    "You'll have $5000 net."

Wiktionary
Oxford Dictionary
  • Mesh (noun)

    The opening or space inclosed by the threads of a net between knot and knot, or the threads inclosing such a space; network; a net.

  • Mesh (noun)

    The engagement of the teeth of wheels, or of a wheel and rack.

  • Mesh

    To catch in a mesh.

  • Mesh (verb)

    To engage with each other, as the teeth of wheels.

  • Net (noun)

    A fabric of twine, thread, or the like, wrought or woven into meshes, and used for catching fish, birds, butterflies, etc.

  • Net (noun)

    Anything designed or fitted to entrap or catch; a snare; any device for catching and holding.

  • Net (noun)

    Anything wrought or woven in meshes; as, a net for the hair; a mosquito net; a tennis net.

  • Net (noun)

    A figure made up of a large number of straight lines or curves, which are connected at certain points and related to each other by some specified law.

  • Net (noun)

    A network.

  • Net (noun)

    The internet; - usually the net; as, I found it on the net.

  • Net

    To make into a net; to make in the style of network; as, to net silk.

  • Net

    To take in a net; to capture by stratagem or wile.

  • Net

    To inclose or cover with a net; as, to net a tree.

  • Net

    To produce or gain as clear profit; as, he netted a thousand dollars by the operation.

  • Net (verb)

    To form network or netting; to knit.

  • Net (adjective)

    Without spot; pure; shining.

  • Net (adjective)

    Free from extraneous substances; pure; unadulterated; neat; as, net wine, etc.

  • Net (adjective)

    Not including superfluous, incidental, or foreign matter, as boxes, coverings, wraps, etc.; free from charges, deductions, etc; as, net profit; net income; net weight, etc.

Webster Dictionary
  • Mesh (noun)

    the number of opening per inch of a screen; measures size of particles;

    "a 100 mesh screen"

    "100 mesh powdered cellulose"

  • Mesh (noun)

    contact by fitting together;

    "the engagement of the clutch"

    "the meshing of gears"

  • Mesh (noun)

    the topology of a network whose components are all connected directly to every other component

  • Mesh (noun)

    an open fabric of string or rope or wire woven together at regular intervals

  • Mesh (noun)

    the act of interlocking or meshing;

    "an interlocking of arms by the police held the crowd in check"

  • Mesh (verb)

    keep engaged;

    "engaged the gears"

  • Mesh (verb)

    coordinate in such a way that all parts work together effectively

  • Mesh (verb)

    work together in harmony

  • Mesh (verb)

    entangle or catch in (or as if in) a mesh

  • Net (noun)

    a computer network consisting of a worldwide network of computer networks that use the TCP/IP network protocols to facilitate data transmission and exchange

  • Net (noun)

    a trap made of netting to catch fish or birds or insects

  • Net (noun)

    the excess of revenues over outlays in a given period of time (including depreciation and other non-cash expenses)

  • Net (noun)

    a goal lined with netting (as in soccer or hockey)

  • Net (noun)

    game equipment consisting of a strip of netting dividing the playing area in tennis or badminton

  • Net (noun)

    an open fabric of string or rope or wire woven together at regular intervals

  • Net (verb)

    make as a net profit;

    "The company cleared $1 million"

  • Net (verb)

    yield as a net profit;

    "This sale netted me $1 million"

  • Net (verb)

    construct or form a web, as if by weaving

  • Net (verb)

    catch with a net;

    "net a fish"

  • Net (adjective)

    remaining after all deductions;

    "net profit"

  • Net (adjective)

    conclusive in a process or progression;

    "the final answer"

    "a last resort"

    "the net result"

Princeton's WordNet

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