a screen, curtain, or canopy of net, gauze, or the like, for keeping out mosquitoes.
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How to use mosquito net in a sentence
On another trip, a defiant caiman (a South American crocodile) devours his mosquito net.
He is photographed kayaking, scuba diving, meditating, sleeping in a mosquito net, and on a myriad of outdoorsy sojourns.Demi Moore Might Be Dating an Australian Pearl Diver and He Is Amazing | Kevin Fallon | May 10, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Shoji next are opened, disclosing often the dull green mosquito net hung from corner to corner of the low-ceiled sleeping rooms.The Dragon Painter | Mary McNeil Fenollosa
Bud woke up & said Hell of a Fourth & turned over & went to sleep again with mosquito net over head to keep off flies.Cabin Fever | B. M. Bower
It took him a moment to realize that this was the mosquito net round his bed.Queensland Cousins | Eleanor Luisa Haverfield
Shortly, while the Major lay watching, he threw open the door and the Major heard him climb into bed and adjust his mosquito net.Terry | Charles Goff Thomson
Then to bed, but not to sleep, for the boys to save themselves trouble, had not fixed the mosquito net properly.A Journal of a Tour in the Congo Free State | Marcus Dorman
British Dictionary definitions for mosquito net
a fine curtain or net put in windows, around beds, etc, to keep mosquitoes out
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