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noun
a material of wires of moderate fineness, used for making strainers, manufacturing paper, etc.
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Origin of wire cloth

First recorded in 1790–1800

OTHER WORDS FROM wire cloth

wire-cloth, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for wire cloth

wire cloth

noun
a mesh or netting woven from fine wire, used in window screens, strainers, etc
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