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meshnoun [U]

 us   /meʃ/
  • mesh noun [U] (NET)

a ​materiallooselywoven 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/
(of two or more things) to ​fit together or be ​suitable for each other: [I] The ​teeth of the ​smaller and ​largergears mesh with each other. [I] Their ​ideas on how to ​run the ​company never really meshed.
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"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 Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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