- netting used in the making of mosquito nets.
Origin of mosquito netting
First recorded in 1735–45
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Examples from the Web for mosquito netting
Now high collars are banished and mosquito-netting is at every door and window.Rambles on the Riviera
She got up, and he held up the mosquito-netting for her to pass.The Woman from Outside
"Doesn't your pen get stuck in it—it must be like writing on mosquito-netting," said Father.Rough-Hewn
"You might tie up a branch with mosquito-netting," she said.A Summer in Leslie Goldthwaite's Life.
Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney
He ate no supper, but sat smoking through the mosquito-netting, gazing pensively at the starry heavens.Colorado Jim