chicken wire


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chicken wire

n.
A light-gauge galvanized wire fencing usually made with hexagonal mesh.

chicken wire

n
(Building) wire netting with a hexagonal mesh

chick′en wire`


n.
a light wire netting having a large hexagonal mesh, used esp. as fencing.
[1915–20, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.chicken wire - a galvanized wire network with a hexagonal meshchicken wire - a galvanized wire network with a hexagonal mesh; used to build fences
meshwork, meshing, network, mesh, net - an open fabric of string or rope or wire woven together at regular intervals
Translations

chicken wire

nrete f metallica (a maglie esagonali)
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