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  Words related to web

Related / Similar Words: vane, entanglement, World Wide Web, WWW, network, net

 

Definition:
  • the flattened weblike part of a feather consisting of a series of barbs on either side of the shaft;
  • membrane connecting the toes of some aquatic birds and mammals;
  • an intricate trap that entangles or ensnares its victim;
  • a fabric (especially a fabric in the process of being woven);
  • computer network consisting of a collection of internet sites that offer text and graphics and sound and animation resources through the hypertext transfer protocol;
  • an interconnected system of things or people; "he owned a network of shops"; "retirement meant dropping out of a whole network of people who had been part of my life"; "tangled in a web of cloth";
  • an intricate network suggesting something that was formed by weaving or interweaving; "the trees cast a delicate web of shadows over the lawn";
  • construct or form a web, as if by weaving;

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    Hyponyms: spider web, spider's web, reticulum, espionage network, old boy network, support system

     

    Part Meronyms: feather, plume, plumage, webfoot

     

    Derivational Morphology: entangle, mire, net, network, mesh, meshing, meshwork, netting, webbing

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese:   Estonian: võrk  
    Finnish: seitti   French: toile  
    German: Netz   Japanese: 蜘蛛  
    Norwegian: nett   Persian: تار عنکبوت  
    Russian: [сеть   Turkish:  
    Ukrainian: мережа   Welsh: gwe  
     
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