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meshwork

Line breaks: mesh|work
Pronunciation: /ˈmɛʃwəːk
 
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Definition of meshwork in English:

noun

An interlaced structure; a network: a meshwork of interwoven bars naked pipes in a complex meshwork on the ceiling
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  • Europe was last united in neolithic times, before the inseparable meshwork of land, people, community and trade separated into hierarchy, nations and cities.
  • The meshwork of the outer shell appears to be a spongy layer and finely interwoven.
  • Many components of this interwoven meshwork of structural proteins and polysaccharides have been catalogued and characterized.

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