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fly net

  1. a net or fringe to protect a horse from flies or other insects.
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Historical Examples of fly net

  • Down her broad back there hung a great gauzy lace veil, big enough to make a fly-net for a cow camel in summer.

    Campaign Pictures of the War in South Africa (1899-1900)

    A. G. Hales

  • With respect to Lepidoptera, it is necessary to disable them while yet in the fly-net, immediately after their capture.

  • Scarcely any implement seems a greater favourite with British collectors than what may be called the fly-net.