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mesh·work

 (mĕsh′wûrk′)
n.
Meshed material; network.

meshwork

(ˈmɛʃˌwɜːk)
n
a network

mesh′work`



n.
meshed work; network.
[1820–30]
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Noun1.meshwork - an open fabric of string or rope or wire woven together at regular intervalsmeshwork - an open fabric of string or rope or wire woven together at regular intervals
backbone - the part of a network that connects other networks together; "the backbone is the part of a communication network that carries the heaviest traffic"
chicken wire - a galvanized wire network with a hexagonal mesh; used to build fences
cloth, fabric, textile, material - artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers; "the fabric in the curtains was light and semitransparent"; "woven cloth originated in Mesopotamia around 5000 BC"; "she measured off enough material for a dress"
netting, veiling, gauze - a net of transparent fabric with a loose open weave
hairnet - a small net that some women wear over their hair to keep it in place
reseau - a net or mesh foundation for lace
safety net - a large strong net to catch circus acrobats who fall or jump from a trapeze
save-all - a net hung between ship and pier while loading a ship
snood - an ornamental net in the shape of a bag that confines a woman's hair; pins or ties at the back of the head
sparker, spark arrester - a wire net to stop sparks from an open fireplace or smokestack
tulle - a fine (often starched) net used for veils or tutus or gowns
grillwork, wirework - mesh netting made of wires
References in classic literature ?
I found that I was under the orders of a black villain and caught in a meshwork of crime.
in some individuals, aqueous outflow may be evenly distributed between the trabecular meshwork and the uveoscleral pathway
Adenosine 1 receptors have been shown to play a role in reducing intraocular pressure by increasing the outflow of ocular fluid via the trabecular meshwork pathway.
It is thought that various factors may affect the outflow of aqueous through the trabecular meshwork and result in such IOP elevation.
INS117548 is a Rho kinase inhibitor designed to lower IOP in glaucoma patients by disrupting the actin cytoskeleton (cellular skeleton) of the trabecular meshwork, an ocular tissue responsible for most of the outflow of aqueous humor.
Among their topics are from lines as geometrical form to lines as meshwork rather than network, from the capital line of metaphysics to a future ontology of the fold, lines in the landscape: water distribution and the socio-religious landscape in ancient southern Syria, the line as force: Henry van de Velde's scientific approach to artistic problems, and lines in the stream of time: a comparison of three chronological charts from 19th-century Denmark.
High IOP was induced in the right eye by laser coagulation of the mid-trabecular meshwork in five monkeys.
Sunlight filters through the meshwork - which, at 7,500 tons, weighs almost as much as the Eiffel Tower - to create speckled shadows on the museum floor, worthy of an exhibit in and of itself.
02%, is a novel eye drop that the company believes, if approved, would become the only once-daily product available that, based on Aerie's preclinical and clinical studies to date, specifically targets the trabecular meshwork, the eye's primary fluid drain and the diseased tissue responsible for elevated IOP in glaucoma.
A political meshwork clearly exists involving politicians and civil servants.
Much of the asphalt pavement on the streets and boulevards of Plovdiv observed numerous longitudinal, transverse and meshwork cracks open technological joints.
Latanoprostene bunod is believed to lower IOP by increasing outflow of aqueous humor through both the trabecular meshwork and uveoscleral routes.