from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A machine-woven net fabric with hexagonal meshes.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A net fabric, with hexagonal mesh, woven by machine

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A kind of cotton lace which is wrought by machines, and not by hand.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A common contracted form of bobbin-net.


bobbi(n) + net1.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From bobbin + net (Wiktionary)



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