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wire cloth

noun
1.
a material of wires of moderate fineness, used for making strainers, manufacturing paper, etc.
Origin
1790-1800
1790-1800
Related forms
wire-cloth, adjective
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Examples from the web for wire cloth
  • wire cloth shall be held taught with removable spline.
  • Remove as much material as practical without damaging the wire cloth.
  • He voted in the negative with respect to wire cloth, welded pipe, and seamless pipe.
British Dictionary definitions for wire cloth

wire cloth

noun
1.
a mesh or netting woven from fine wire, used in window screens, strainers, etc
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