fish-net

fishnet

[fish-net]
noun
1.
a net for catching fish.
2.
a fabric having an open mesh resembling a fishnet.
adjective
3.
being of an open-mesh weave: fishnet stockings.

Origin:
before 1000; Middle English; Old English fiscnett. See fish, net1

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fishnet (ˈfɪʃˌnɛt)
 
n
1.  chiefly (US), (Canadian) a net for catching fish
2.  a.  an open mesh fabric resembling netting
 b.  (as modifier): fishnet tights

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