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  Definition of network
  1. an open fabric of string or rope or wire woven together at regular intervals
  2. (broadcasting) a communication system consisting of a group of broadcasting stations that all transmit the same programs; "the networks compete to broadcast important sports events"
  3. (electronics) a system of interconnected electronic components or circuits
  4. a system of intersecting lines or channels; "a railroad network"; "a network of canals"
  5. an interconnected system of things or people; "he owned a network of shops"; "retirement meant dropping out of a whole network of people who had been part of my life"; "tangled in a web of cloth"
  6. communicate with and within a group; "You have to network if you want to get a good job"
Similar Words: net, mesh, meshing, meshwork, electronic network, web

 

Hyponyms: chicken wire, gauze, netting, veiling, hairnet, reseau, safety net, save-all, snood, spark arrester, sparker, tulle, wirework, grillwork, computer network, early warning system, superhighway, information superhighway, grid, reference grid, reticle, reticule, graticule, reticulation, reticulum, espionage network, old boy network, support system

 

Derivational Morphology: enmesh, mesh, ensnarl, web, net

 

 
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