noun. an open fabric of string or rope or wire woven together at regular intervals.
- chicken wire
- safety net
- spark arrester
- mesh (English)
- mesche (Middle English (1100-1500))
- work (English)
- weorc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
Example sentences of the word meshwork
1. Noun, singular or mass
Corticosteroid eye drops can worsen open-angle glaucoma by damaging the already abnormal trabecular meshwork in the eye, according to Jonathan Pederson, M.D., University of Minnesota.