1. [ noun ] the number of opening per inch of a screen; measures size of particles

"a 100 mesh screen" or "100 mesh powdered cellulose"

Related terms: linear_unit inch
2. [ verb ] keep engaged
Synonyms: lock operate engage

"engaged the gears"

Related terms: disengage move throw ride operation engagement
3. [ verb ] coordinate in such a way that all parts work together effectively
Synonyms: interlock
Related terms: organize
4. [ noun ] contact by fitting together
Synonyms: meshing interlocking engagement

"the engagement of the clutch" "the meshing of gears"

Related terms: contact engage engage
5. [ noun ] the topology of a network whose components are all connected directly to every other component
Synonyms: mesh_topology
Related terms: network_topology
6. [ noun ] (clothing) an open fabric woven together at regular intervals
Synonyms: net
Related terms: fabric reseau safety_net save-all snood spark_arrester hairnet tulle wirework gauze
7. [ verb ] entangle or catch in or as if in a mesh
Synonyms: enmesh ensnarl
Related terms: entangle network
8. [ verb ] work together in harmony
Related terms: relate
9. [ noun ] (clothing) an interconnected or intersecting configuration or system of components
Synonyms: net network reticulation meshing meshwork

"there was a hole in the network where some of the strands were broken" "he used a copper frame with copper meshing"

Related terms: system reseau computer_network grid hairnet chicken_wire reseau gauze reticle save-all snood spark_arrester early_warning_system safety_net tulle wirework backbone enmesh
10. [ noun ] the act of interlocking or meshing
Synonyms: interlock interlocking meshing

"an interlocking of arms by the police held the crowd in check"

Related terms: catch engage interlock
Similar spelling:   mews