Definition of Netlike

1. Adjective. Having open interstices or resembling a web.

Exact synonyms: Lacy, Netted, Webbed, Webby, Weblike
Similar to: Reticular, Reticulate
Derivative terms: Web



Definition of Netlike

1. Adjective. Having openings like a web. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Netlike

1. resembling a net [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Netlike

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netherworlds
neti pot
neticonazole
netilmicin
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netilmicins
netiquette
netiquettes
netizen
netizens
netkeeper
netlabel
netlabels
netless
netlike (current term)
netlist
netlists
netmail
netminder
netminders
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netnews
netop
netops
netphone
netphones
netplay
netput
netputs

Literary usage of Netlike

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1. The Harmony of the World by Johannes Kepler, E. J. Aiton, A. M. Duncan, Judith Veronica Field (1997)
"... the netlike covering of the optic nerve is that which receives the picture of external things. Nothing ofthat sort is apparent in the body of the Earth, ..."

2. A Practical Treatise on the Diseases of Women by Theodore Gaillard Thomas (1891)
"... formerly dense framework of the uterus, leaving in its place a flaccid, netlike areolar tissue incapable of sustaining the organ in its normal position. ..."

3. Management Guide for Low-Input Sustainable Apple Production by Lorraine P. Berkett (1994)
"Fruit infections become evident later in the season, as netlike russet lines on ... Figure 31: This example of netlike russetting is on 'Jonathan' apples. ..."

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