What does the word mesh mean?

Usage examples for mesh

  1. Two- inch mesh wire is all that is required, although some breeders use one- inch mesh. – Raising P.V. Squabs for Profit by John S. Trecartin
  2. For gratitude and a sense of loyalty were two of the strong silver threads that went to make up the mesh of Buck Thornton's nature, and it was enough to him that little Jimmie Clayton had played the part of friend in a town where friends were scarce and at a time when but for a friend he would have died. – Six Feet Four by Jackson Gregory
  3. A gold- mesh bag is not an indispensable article; I have several bags of other styles, and I'm in no especial haste to purchase a new one. – The Gold Bag by Carolyn Wells