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Meaning of “net” - Learner’s Dictionary

net

noun     /net/
MATERIAL [U] material made of crossed threads with holes between themNets, grids and grillesGeneral words for textiles
OBJECT [C] B1 something made with a piece of net, for example for catching fish or insects, or for sports: a fishing net a tennis/basketball netNets, grids and grillesTennis and racket sports
the Net A2 short for the Internet →  See also safety net Internet terminology and abbreviations
Translations of “net”
in Arabic شَبَكة…
in Korean 그물, 망사…
in Malaysian jaring…
in French (de/au) filet…
in Turkish ağ, file…
in Italian rete…
in Chinese (Traditional) 材料, 網, 網狀物…
in Russian сетчатый материал, сеть, сетка…
in Polish siatka, sieć…
in Vietnamese lưới…
in Spanish red, malla…
in Portuguese rede…
in Thai แห…
in German das Netz, Netz-……
in Catalan xarxa, malla…
in Japanese 網, 網(織物)…
in Indonesian jaring…
in Chinese (Simplified) 材料, 网, 网状物…
(Definition of net noun from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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