Associations to the word «Mesh»


MESH, noun. A structure made of connected strands of metal, fiber, or other flexible/ductile material, with evenly spaced openings between them.
MESH, noun. The opening or space enclosed by the threads of a net between knot and knot, or the threads enclosing such a space.
MESH, noun. The engagement of the teeth of wheels, or of a wheel and rack.
MESH, noun. A measure of fineness (particle size) of ground material. A powder that passes through a sieve having 300 openings per linear inch but does not pass 400 openings per linear inch is said to be -300 +400 mesh.
MESH, noun. (computer graphics) A polygon mesh.
MESH, verb. To fit in, to come together.
MESH, verb. To catch in a mesh.
MESH NETWORK, noun. A communications network with at least two pathways to each node, forming a net-like organization. When each node is connected to every other node, the network is said to be fully meshed. When only some of the nodes are linked, switching is required to make all the connections and the network is said to be partially meshed, or partially connected.
MESH NUMBER, noun. A measure of fineness of a mesh: the numerical value indicates the number of openings per linear inch. The smaller the mesh number, the larger particles can pass through the mesh.
MESH NUMBERS, noun. Plural of mesh number
MESH STICK, noun. A stick on which the mesh is formed in netting.
MESH STICKS, noun. Plural of mesh stick

Dictionary definition

MESH, noun. The number of openings per linear inch of a screen; measures size of particles; "a 100 mesh screen"; "100 mesh powdered cellulose".
MESH, noun. Contact by fitting together; "the engagement of the clutch"; "the meshing of gears".
MESH, noun. The topology of a network whose components are all connected directly to every other component.
MESH, noun. An open fabric of string or rope or wire woven together at regular intervals.
MESH, noun. The act of interlocking or meshing; "an interlocking of arms by the police held the crowd in check".
MESH, verb. Keep engaged; "engaged the gears".
MESH, verb. Coordinate in such a way that all parts work together effectively.
MESH, verb. Work together in harmony.
MESH, verb. Entangle or catch in (or as if in) a mesh.

Wise words

A word is not a crystal, transparent and unchanged; it is the skin of a living thought and may vary greatly in color and content according to the circumstances and time in which it is used.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.