Meaning of “mesh” in the English Dictionary

"mesh" in British English

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meshnoun [ C or U ]

uk /meʃ/ us /meʃ/

(a piece of) material like a net with spaces in it, made from wire, plastic, or thread:

a sieve with a fine/large mesh
a wire mesh fence

meshverb [ I ]

uk /meʃ/ us /meʃ/

(Definition of “mesh” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"mesh" in American English

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meshnoun [ U ]

us /meʃ/

mesh noun [ U ] (NET)

a material loosely woven of wire, plastic, or thread so that it has spaces in it like a net:

Pour the liquid through a strainer of fine mesh.

meshverb [ I/T ]

us /meʃ/

mesh verb [ I/T ] (JOIN)

(of two or more things) to fit together or be suitable for each other:

[ I ] The teeth of the smaller and larger gears mesh with each other.
[ I ] Their ideas on how to run the company never really meshed.

(Definition of “mesh” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)