Definition of Mesh

1. Noun. The number of openings per linear inch of a screen; measures size of particles. "100 mesh powdered cellulose"

Generic synonyms: Linear Measure, Linear Unit
Group relationships: In, Inch



2. Verb. Keep engaged. "Engaged the gears"
Exact synonyms: Engage, Lock, Operate
Specialized synonyms: Flip, Switch, Throw, Ride
Generic synonyms: Displace, Move
Antonyms: Disengage
Derivative terms: Engagement, Meshing, Operation, Operation

3. Noun. Contact by fitting together. "The meshing of gears"
Exact synonyms: Engagement, Interlocking, Meshing
Generic synonyms: Contact, Impinging, Striking
Derivative terms: Engage, Engage

4. Verb. Coordinate in such a way that all parts work together effectively.
Exact synonyms: Interlock
Generic synonyms: Coordinate, Organise, Organize
Derivative terms: Interlock

5. Noun. The topology of a network whose components are all connected directly to every other component.
Exact synonyms: Mesh Topology
Generic synonyms: Network Topology, Topology

6. Verb. Work together in harmony.
Generic synonyms: Relate

7. Noun. An open fabric of string or rope or wire woven together at regular intervals.
Exact synonyms: Meshing, Meshwork, Net, Network
Terms within: Backbone
Specialized synonyms: Chicken Wire, Gauze, Netting, Veiling, Hairnet, Reseau, Safety Net, Save-all, Snood, Spark Arrester, Sparker, Tulle, Grillwork, Wirework
Generic synonyms: Cloth, Fabric, Material, Textile
Derivative terms: Net

8. Verb. Entangle or catch in (or as if in) a mesh.
Exact synonyms: Enmesh, Ensnarl
Generic synonyms: Entangle, Mat, Snarl, Tangle

9. Noun. The act of interlocking or meshing. "An interlocking of arms by the police held the crowd in check"
Exact synonyms: Interlock, Interlocking, Meshing
Generic synonyms: Catch, Grab, Snap, Snatch
Derivative terms: Interlock, Interlock, Interlock

Definition of Mesh

1. n. The opening or space inclosed by the threads of a net between knot and knot, or the threads inclosing such a space; network; a net.

2. v. t. To catch in a mesh.

3. v. i. To engage with each other, as the teeth of wheels.

Definition of Mesh

1. Noun. A structure made of connected strands of metal, fiber, or other flexible/ductile material, with evenly spaced openings between them. ¹

2. Noun. The opening or space enclosed by the threads of a net between knot and knot, or the threads enclosing such a space. ¹

3. Noun. The engagement of the teeth of wheels, or of a wheel and rack. ¹

4. Noun. (computer graphics) A polygon mesh. ¹

5. Noun. A measure of fineness (particle size) of ground material. A powder that passes through a sieve having 300 openings per linear inch but does not pass 400 openings per linear inch is said to be -300 +400 mesh. ¹

6. Verb. to fit in, to come together ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Mesh

1. to entangle [v -ED, -ING, -ES] - See also: entangle

Medical Definition of Mesh

1. 1. The opening or space inclosed by the threads of a net between knot and knot, or the threads inclosing such a space; network; a net. "A golden mesh to entrap the hearts of men." (Shak) 2. The engagement of the teeth of wheels, or of a wheel and rack. Mesh stick, a stick on which the mesh is formed in netting. Origin: AS. Masc, max, mscre; akin to D. Maas, masche, OHG. Masca, Icel. Moskvi; cf. Lith. Mazgas a knot, megsti to weave nets, to knot. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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