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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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Amir Johnson had 17 points for the Raptors, who started fast, gave up all of a 17-point lead, then shut the Nets down over the final 5 minutes to snap a 13-game road losing streak in the playoffs.
It was at that point that the Portman Road groundstaff could have made an early start on their post-match routines and taken the goals and nets down.
The fishermen now put nylon nets down either side of the artificial reef and they drive backwards and forwards on the surface to frighten the fish," he said.
All the lead had been stripped from the roof by vandals and it was so damp that I was putting fish nets down instead of mouse traps
This all nets down to a simple idea: In a world of rocky relationships too often already on the rocks, stakeholder relationships represent the new strategic asset of reward--and of untold risk.
In the near-darkness and wind and rain yesterday, he ended the affair by taking the nets down.
They say that Egyptian pharaohs were just as likely to be the butt of humour thousands of years ago as world leaders are today, and one old joke they recovered from 1600BC proves just this: C[pounds sterling]How do you entertain a bored pharaoh ; Sail a boatload of young women dressed only in fishing nets down the Nile - and urge the pharaoh to go fishing.