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mosquito net

n.
A fine net or screen used to keep mosquitoes from entering an area.

mosquito net

or

mosquito netting

n
(Textiles) a fine curtain or net put in windows, around beds, etc, to keep mosquitoes out

mosqui′to net`


n.
a screen, curtain, or canopy of net, gauze, or the like, for keeping out mosquitoes.
[1735–45]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.mosquito net - a fine net or screen (especially around beds) to protect against mosquitosmosquito net - a fine net or screen (especially around beds) to protect against mosquitos
screen - a protective covering consisting of netting; can be mounted in a frame; "they put screens in the windows for protection against insects"; "a metal screen protected the observers"
Translations
szúnyogháló
myggnät

mosquito net

nMoskitonetz nt

mosquito net

nzanzariera
References in classic literature ?
Each had a bedstead and a mosquito net for all furniture.
THE Federal Government has advised healthcare workers to be truly professional in the distribution of free mosquito nets to the general public.
Visiting different markets and bedding stores, this correspondent found that mosquito nets of different sizes, colours and qualities were selling between Tk 300 and Tk 800.
Doctors strictly recommend visitors to sleep inside mosquito nets.
Districts Tharparkar, Badin, Thatta and Sujawal.Relief items containing 300 tents and 1500 mosquito nets for each district respectively have been handed over to the concerned Deputy Commissioners in first phase.
The interprofessional fruit grouping has already pledged to provide 2.2 million mosquito nets to the 97 agricultural groups and mutual companies that will distribute them to farmers.
Bernard Bediako, on his part, urged the community members to sleep in the mosquito nets and report any cases to the nearest clinics or hospital for treatment.
Hundreds of vendors have setup their stalls at road-side and many shopkeepers have also displayed mosquito nets outside their shops to attract customers.
Minister of Health Mam Bun Heng recently urged health officials to offer check-ups for migrants and people living in remote areas in order to find potential malaria areas and provide the people with insecticide-treated mosquito nets to prevent an outbreak.
Last year, head of malaria control Ejersa Waqo said the children will still need to take the usual malaria control precautions such as sleeping under mosquito nets.
MOSQUITO NETS: Pakistan Red Crescent Society has distributed insecticide-treated mosquito nets among families in Bajaur tribal district.