Entry from British & World English dictionary
Having a thin, translucent quality like gauze: a gauze-like cotton cloth they expand their gauze-like wings
More example sentences
- The shoes had been swabbed by a piece of gauze-like material which was then subjected to machine tests.
- We should also be concerned about the use of things that cover the soil, including decking, paving, and a new gauze-like product - all made to keep out the dreaded weeds.
- Three rows of vegetables have recently been covered with filmy sheets of a gauze-like material.
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