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Related / Similar Words: Internet, Net, cyberspace, network, mesh, meshing, meshwork, net income, net profit, lucre, profit, profits, earnings, nett, web, sack, sack up, clear, final, last

 

Definition:
  • a computer network consisting of a worldwide network of computer networks that use the TCP/IP network protocols to facilitate data transmission and exchange;
  • an open fabric of string or rope or wire woven together at regular intervals;
  • a trap made of netting to catch fish or birds or insects;
  • game equipment consisting of a strip of netting dividing the playing area in tennis or badminton;
  • a goal lined with netting (as in soccer or hockey);
  • the excess of revenues over outlays in a given period of time (including depreciation and other non-cash expenses);
  • catch with a net; "net a fish";
  • construct or form a web, as if by weaving;
  • make as a net profit; "The company cleared $1 million";
  • yield as a net profit; "This sale netted me $1 million";
  • conclusive in a process or progression; "the final answer"; "a last resort"; "the net result";
  • remaining after all deductions; "net profit";

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    Hyponyms: chicken wire, gauze, netting, veiling, hairnet, reseau, safety net, save-all, snood, spark arrester, sparker, tulle, wirework, grillwork, brail, fishnet, fishing net, volleyball net, cage, earning per share, windfall profit, killing, cleanup, fast buck, quick buck, gross profit, gross profit margin, margin, markup, accumulation, dividend

     

    Grouped Verbs: gain, take in, clear, make, earn, realize, realise, pull in, bring in, sack, sack up

     

    Derivational Morphology: enmesh, mesh, ensnarl, web, nett, profit, turn a profit, clear, network, meshing, meshwork, netting, webbing, net income, net profit, lucre, profits, earnings

     

    Anagrams: ten

     

    Language Translations:
    Albanian: rrjetë   Basque: sare  
    Catalan: xarxa and xarxa, malla   Croatian: mreža  
    Danish: garn and net   Dutch: net and val  
    Esperanto: reto   Finnish: verkko  
    French: filet and réseau   German: Netz  
    Greek: δίχτυ and δίκτυο   Hungarian: háló  
    Italian: rete   Korean: 그물  
    Latin: plaga   Malayalam: വല  
    Polish: sieć   Portuguese: malha and rede  
    Slovene: mreža   Spanish: red  
    Swedish: nät   Telugu: వల  
     
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