The act or means of making nets or community, or of developing meshes, as for fancywork, fishing nets, etc.
a bit of community; any textile, made of cords, threads, cables, or the want, crossing each other with open areas between.
A network of ropes used for numerous functions, as for keeping the hammocks if not in use, additionally for stowing sails, and for hoisting through the gunwale to the rigging to hinder an enemy from boarding.
A net; an item of system, at the time of cord or cable; an openwork fabric, for a hammock, a screen, etc.
The art or procedure of making nets or community; net-making.
a net of transparent textile with a loose open weave