Network vs Meshwork - What's the difference?

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Network is a synonym of meshwork.


As nouns the difference between network and meshwork

is that network is a fabric or structure of fibrous elements attached to each other at regular intervals while meshwork is a net; an assembly of meshes.

As a verb network

is to interact socially for the purpose of getting connections or personal advancement.

network

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • A fabric or structure of fibrous elements attached to each other at regular intervals.
  • Any interconnected group or system
  • A network of roads crisscrossed the country.
  • A directory of people maintained for their advancement
  • To get a job in today's economy, it is important to have a strong network .
  • (broadcasting) A group of affiliated television stations that broadcast common programs from a parent company.
  • * 2008 , Lou Schuler, "Foreward", in'' Nate Green, ''Built for Show , page xi
  • TV back then was five channels (three networks , PBS, and an independent station that ran I Love Lucy reruns),
  • (computing) Multiple computers and other devices connected together to share information
  • The copy machine is connected to the network so it can now serve as a printer.

    Derived terms

    * Bayesian network * economic network * social network * computer network * network subsystem * neural network * artificial neural network * television network * network card

    Verb

    (network)
  • To interact socially for the purpose of getting connections or personal advancement.
  • Many people find it worthwhile to network for jobs and information.
  • To connect two or more computers or other computerized devices.
  • If we network his machine to the server, he will be able to see all the files.
  • To interconnect a group or system.
  • meshwork

    English

    Noun

    (en-noun)
  • A net; an assembly of meshes.
  • A dense meshwork structure is formed.

    Synonyms

    * network