Translation of mesh in Spanish:

mesh

Pronunciation: /meʃ/

noun/nombre

  • 1 1.1 countable/numerable (opening) malla (feminine) a broad/fine mesh malla abierta/fina
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    • The Bird Castle offers protection to smaller birds which can enter through the two-inch mesh, but the holes are small enough to keep out cats or birds of prey like kestrels.
    • Particles can stick to collagen fibrils or they can be hindered by the size of the mesh spacing between the fibrils.
    • When the net is close to the shore the men pull quickly to land the bag of the net, which traps the fish in its 4-inch mesh.
    1.2 uncountable/no numerable (material) malla (feminine) wire mesh tela (feminine) or malla (feminine) metálica, tejido (masculine) metálico (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) , anjeo (masculine) (Colombia)
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    • They have been ordered to fence off the funfair from the hazardous buildings with a two metre high wire mesh fence.
    • The 30 ft long wire mesh fence - similar to those used at tennis courts - is a last-ditch attempt to end more than five years of harassment from a gang of youths.
    • Activist documents gave detailed instructions on how to cut through the toughest of wire mesh fences.

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