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an open fabric woven of strands that are interlaced and knotted at usually regular intervals

to gain possession of, especially after a struggle or chase

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a computer network consisting of a worldwide network of computer networks that use the TCP/IP network protocols to facilitate data transmission and exchange

a trap made of netting to catch fish or birds or insects

a goal lined with netting (as in soccer or hockey)

game equipment consisting of a strip of netting dividing the playing area in tennis or badminton

yield as a net profit

construct or form a web, as if by weaving

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catch with a net

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remaining after all deductions

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conclusive in a process or progression

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At this cheerful sound, Elizabeth strained her eyes and saw the ends of the two sticks on the seine emerging from the darkness, while the men closed near to each other, and formed a deep bag of their net.
The men rushed to the water’s edge, some seizing the upper rope, and some the lower or lead rope, and began to haul with great activity and zeal, A deep semicircular sweep of the little balls that supported the seine in its perpendicular position was plainly visible to the spectators, and, as it rapidly lessened in size, the bag of the net appeared, while an occasional flutter on the water announced the uneasiness of the prisoners it contained.
Fishes of various sorts were now to be seen, entangled in the meshes of the net, as it was passed through the hands of the laborers; and the water, at a little distance from the shore, was alive with the movements of the alarmed victims.
Pull heartily, boys,” cried Marmaduke, yielding to the excitement of the moment, and laying his hands to the net, with no trifling addition to the force.
Great care was observed in bringing the net to land, and, after much toil, the whole shoal of victims was safely deposited in a hollow of the bank, where they were left to flutter away their brief existence in the new and fatal element.
As the labor of drawing the net had been very great, he directed one party of his men to commence throwing the fish into piles, preparatory to the usual division, while another, under the superintendence of Benjamin, prepared the seine for a second haul.
As he pulled each fish out of the net, his mouth watered with the thought of the good dinner coming, and he said:
One found a moray eel in his net when he pulled it in.
These systems operate somewhat differently than Fedwire and settle on a net basis at the close of business in a way similar to that of CHIPS.
This is because the IRS does not net interest if an overpayment or underpayment was previously in existence but has been satisfied as of the time the netting computation is performed (i.
However, the net payments made at the end of the day to settle these transactions total, on average, only about $6.
The IRS does not, however, permit interest to be computed on a net basis where a taxpayer realizes an overpayment in one year that overlaps a deficiency that the taxpayer has already paid for a different tax year.
The Health Net Mossman Triathlon is Health Net's sixth athletic event sponsorship in Connecticut communities in the past year.