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NOUN (5)

1. the number of openings per linear inch of a screen; measures size of particles;
- Example: "a 100 mesh screen"
- Example: "100 mesh powdered cellulose"

2. contact by fitting together;
- Example: "the engagement of the clutch"
- Example: "the meshing of gears"
[syn: engagement, mesh, meshing, interlocking]

3. the topology of a network whose components are all connected directly to every other component;
[syn: mesh topology, mesh]

4. an open fabric of string or rope or wire woven together at regular intervals;
[syn: net, network, mesh, meshing, meshwork]

5. the act of interlocking or meshing;
- Example: "an interlocking of arms by the police held the crowd in check"
[syn: mesh, meshing, interlock, interlocking]


VERB (4)

1. keep engaged;
- Example: "engaged the gears"
[syn: engage, mesh, lock, operate]

2. coordinate in such a way that all parts work together effectively;
[syn: interlock, mesh]

3. work together in harmony;

4. entangle or catch in (or as if in) a mesh;
[syn: enmesh, mesh, ensnarl]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Mesh \Mesh\ (m[e^]sh), n. [AS. masc, max, m[ae]scre; akin to D. maas, masche, OHG. masca, Icel. m["o]skvi; cf. Lith. mazgas a knot, megsti to weave nets, to knot.] 1. The opening or space inclosed by the threads of a net between knot and knot, or the threads inclosing such a space; network; a net. [1913 Webster] A golden mesh to entrap the hearts of men. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. (Gearing) The engagement of the teeth of wheels, or of a wheel and rack. [1913 Webster] Mesh stick, a stick on which the mesh is formed in netting. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Mesh \Mesh\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Meshed; p. pr. & vb. n. Meshing.] To catch in a mesh. --Surrey. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Mesh \Mesh\, v. i. (Gearing) To engage with each other, as the teeth of wheels. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

mesh n 1: the number of openings per linear inch of a screen; measures size of particles; "a 100 mesh screen"; "100 mesh powdered cellulose" 2: contact by fitting together; "the engagement of the clutch"; "the meshing of gears" [syn: engagement, mesh, meshing, interlocking] 3: the topology of a network whose components are all connected directly to every other component [syn: mesh topology, mesh] 4: an open fabric of string or rope or wire woven together at regular intervals [syn: net, network, mesh, meshing, meshwork] 5: the act of interlocking or meshing; "an interlocking of arms by the police held the crowd in check" [syn: mesh, meshing, interlock, interlocking] v 1: keep engaged; "engaged the gears" [syn: engage, mesh, lock, operate] [ant: disengage, withdraw] 2: coordinate in such a way that all parts work together effectively [syn: interlock, mesh] 3: work together in harmony 4: entangle or catch in (or as if in) a mesh [syn: enmesh, mesh, ensnarl]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

167 Moby Thesaurus words for "mesh": Chinese puzzle, Gordian knot, Rube Goldberg contraption, allure, alternation, arabesque, bag, bait the hook, basketry, basketwork, birdlime, can of worms, cancellation, catch, catch out, clutches, coact, coaction, cobweb, complementary distribution, complex, complexity, concurrence, cooperate, cooperation, cross-hatching, crossing-out, decoy, decussation, dovetail, engage, engagement, enmesh, ensnare, ensnarl, entangle, entanglement, entoil, entrap, enweb, filigree, fit together, foul, fret, fretwork, gin, grab, grasp, grate, grater, grating, grid, gridiron, grille, grillwork, grip, hachure, harpoon, hatching, hook, hook in, interact, interaction, interchange, intercommunication, intercourse, interlace, interlacement, interlacing, interlock, intermesh, intermeshing, interplay, interstice, intertexture, intertwine, intertwinement, intertwining, interweave, interweaving, interwork, interworking, intricacy, inveigle, involve, jungle, knit, knot, labyrinth, lace, lacery, lacework, lacing, land, lasso, lattice, lattice-work, latticework, lime, lure, match, maze, meander, meshes, meshing, meshwork, mess, morass, mortise, nail, net, netting, network, noose, perplex, plexure, plexus, quid pro quo, raddle, ravel, reticle, reticulation, reticule, reticulum, riddle, rope, sack, screen, screening, seesaw, sieve, skein, snafu, snag, snake pit, snare, snarl, sniggle, spear, spread the toils, strainer, take, tangle, tangle up with, tangled skein, texture, tissue, tit for tat, toils, tracery, trap, trellis, trellis-work, trelliswork, trip, wattle, weave, weaving, web, webbing, webwork, weft, wheels within wheels, wicker, wickerwork, wilderness, wind
V.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (September 2014):

MESH Macintosh Enhanced SCSI Hardware (Apple, SCSI)
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015):

mesh The INTERCAL name for hash.