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6 definitions found
 for netting
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Net \Net\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Netted; p. pr. & vb. n.
     Netting.]
     1. To make into a net; to make in the style of network; as,
        to net silk.
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     2. To take in a net; to capture by stratagem or wile.
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              And now I am here, netted and in the toils. --Sir W.
                                                    Scott.
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     3. To inclose or cover with a net; as, to net a tree.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Net \Net\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Netted; p. pr. & vb. n.
     Netting.]
     To produce or gain as clear profit; as, he netted a thousand
     dollars by the operation.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Netting \Net"ting\, n. [From Net, n.]
     1. The act or process of making nets or network, or of
        forming meshes, as for fancywork, fishing nets, etc.
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     2. A piece of network; any fabric, made of cords, threads,
        wires, or the like, crossing one another with open spaces
        between.
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     3. (Naut.) A network of ropes used for various purposes, as
        for holding the hammocks when not in use, also for stowing
        sails, and for hoisting from the gunwale to the rigging to
        hinder an enemy from boarding. --Totten.
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     Netting needle, a kind of slender shuttle used in netting.
        See Needle, n., 3.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Netting \Net"ting\, n.
     Urine. [Prov. Eng.] --Halliwell.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  netting
      n 1: a net of transparent fabric with a loose open weave [syn:
           gauze, netting, veiling]
      2: creating nets

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  64 Moby Thesaurus words for "netting":
     apprehension, arabesque, arrest, arrestation, arrestment, basketry,
     basketwork, bust, cancellation, capture, cross-hatching,
     crossing-out, filigree, fret, fretwork, grate, grating, grid,
     gridiron, grille, grillwork, hachure, hatching, interlacement,
     intertexture, intertwinement, lace, lacery, lacework, lacing,
     lattice, latticework, mesh, meshes, meshwork, net, network, pinch,
     plexure, plexus, raddle, reticle, reticulation, reticule,
     reticulum, riddle, screen, screening, seizure, sieve, texture,
     tissue, tracery, trellis, trelliswork, wattle, weave, weaving, web,
     webbing, webwork, weft, wicker, wickerwork
  
  

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