chain-link

/chayn"lingk'/, adj.
of, pertaining to, or resembling a chain-link fence, as in its diamond shapes or linked couplings: a chain-link fabric.
[1895-1900]

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adj. [attrib.] made of wire in a diamond-shaped mesh

a chain-link fence


Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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