What does the word webbing mean?

Usage examples for webbing

  1. But it was strong enough to hold up the pressure of over ten pounds per square inch, and the webbing was anchored in a metal sleeve that went too high for cutting. – Police Your Planet by Lester del Rey
  2. The control room door was flung open as the figure of a young man stumbled through and dropped two bundles of cloth and webbing upon the floor. – The Finding of Haldgren by Charles Willard Diffin
  3. There were springs and elastic webbing pulling one's shoulders and feet together, so that it was as much effort to stand extended- with one's legs straight out- as to stand upright on Earth. – Space Tug by Murray Leinster