- meshed material or a structure of meshes; a network.
Origin of meshwork
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Examples from the Web for meshwork
The corallum, when examined with a glass, looks like meshwork.The Sea-beach at Ebb-tide
Augusta Foote Arnold
He climbed mechanically upwards, digging his toes into the meshwork of the sides, and sobbing from sheer weakness as he climbed."Wee Tim'rous Beasties"
I found that I was under the orders of a black villain and caught in a meshwork of crime.The Valley of Fear
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
My first boma was a meshwork of thorns piled and interwoven together with the architectural simplicity of an Eskimo igloo.In Africa
John T. McCutcheon
Again, there is between the cells a meshwork of yellow elastic fibers, and this is called yellow fibro-cartilage (Fig. 8).A Practical Physiology
Albert F. Blaisdell