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noun

a screen, curtain, or canopy of net, gauze, or the like, for keeping out mosquitoes.

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Origin of mosquito net

First recorded in 1735–45
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British Dictionary definitions for mosquito net

mosquito net

mosquito netting


noun

a fine curtain or net put in windows, around beds, etc, to keep mosquitoes out
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