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wire cloth

noun
1.
a material of wires of moderate fineness, used for making strainers, manufacturing paper, etc.
Origin of wire cloth
1790-1800
First recorded in 1790-1800
Related forms
wire-cloth, adjective
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wire cloth

noun
1.
a mesh or netting woven from fine wire, used in window screens, strainers, etc
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