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netting

[ net-ing ]
/ ˈnɛt ɪŋ /
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noun

any of various kinds of net fabric: fish netting; mosquito netting.

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Origin of netting

First recorded in 1560–70; net1 + -ing1
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netting
/ (ˈnɛtɪŋ) /

noun

any netted fabric or structure
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