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  Definition of web
  1. the flattened weblike part of a feather consisting of a series of barbs on either side of the shaft
  2. membrane connecting the toes of some aquatic birds and mammals
  3. an intricate trap that entangles or ensnares its victim
  4. a fabric (especially a fabric in the process of being woven)
  5. computer network consisting of a collection of internet sites that offer text and graphics and sound and animation resources through the hypertext transfer protocol
  6. 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"
  7. an intricate network suggesting something that was formed by weaving or interweaving; "the trees cast a delicate web of shadows over the lawn"
  8. construct or form a web, as if by weaving
Similar Words: vane, entanglement, World Wide Web, WWW, network, net

 

Hyponyms: spider web, spider's web, reticulum, espionage network, old boy network, support system

 

Part Meronyms: feather, plume, plumage, webfoot

 

Derivational Morphology: entangle, mire, net, network, mesh, meshing, meshwork, netting, webbing

 

Language Translations:
Chinese:   Estonian: võrk  
Finnish: seitti   French: toile  
German: Netz   Japanese: 蜘蛛  
Norwegian: nett   Persian: تار عنکبوت  
Russian: [сеть   Turkish:  
Ukrainian: мережа   Welsh: gwe  
 
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