- the act or process of making nets
- the action or right of fishing with nets
- netted material
- An openwork fabric; a net.
- The act or process of making a net.
- The act or process of fishing with a net.
(countable and uncountable, plural nettings)
- Something that acts as, or looks like, a net.
- Usage (1965): Chapter 2. "Army Air Defense Control Systems". U. S. Army Air Defense Digest (Hinman Hall, Fort Bliss, Texas: U. S. Army Air Defense School): p. 17. January 1965. Retrieved 2011-09-20. "The term “radar netting" (fig 43) describes the process by which track data derived from several additional or remote radars are gathered at a single center to produce an integrated set of meaningful target information".
- (UK, dialect, dated) urine
- Present participle of net.
- Much has been done in keeping out the insects by fine wire netting placed on the windows and the doors of houses, especially in the railwaymens cottages.
- The iron wire used for wire-netting, telegraphic purposes, &c., is commonly galvanized, as also are bolts, nuts, chains and other fittings on ships.
- In English practice where a spark-arrester is put in it usually takes the form of a wire-netting dividing the smoke-box horizontally into two parts at a level just above the top row of tubes, or arranged to form a continuous connexion between the blast-pipe and the chimney.
- In two peasants' cottages in the Campagna, protected with wire netting by Professor Celli, all the inmates-10 in number - escaped, while the neighbours suffered severely; and three out of four persons living in a third hut, from which protection was removed owing to the indifference of the inmates, contracted malaria.
- Since the general adoption of shooting in place of netting or bagging game, setters have been trained to act as pointers.