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wire gauze

noun
1.
a gauzelike fabric woven of very fine wires.
Origin
1810-1820
1810-20
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  • Consequently, a roll of wire gauze was placed between the mixing bulb and the reaction vessel to serve asa flame trap.
  • In fact, wicks are sometimes made of a kind of wire gauze.
  • Quickly cover the beaker with wire gauze and stand back.
British Dictionary definitions for wire gauze

wire gauze

noun
1.
a stiff meshed fabric woven of fine wires
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