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3 definitions found
 for nett
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Net \Net\, a. [F. See Neat clean.]
     1. Without spot; pure; shining. [Obs.]
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              Her breast all naked as net ivory.    --Spenser.
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     2. Free from extraneous substances; pure; unadulterated;
        neat; as, net wine, etc. [R.]
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     3. Not including superfluous, incidental, or foreign matter,
        as boxes, coverings, wraps, etc.; free from charges,
        deductions, etc; as, net profit; net income; net weight,
        etc. [Less properly written nett.]
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     Net tonnage (Naut.), the tonnage of a vessel after a
        deduction from the gross tonnage has been made, to allow
        space for crew, machinery, etc.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  nett \nett\ adj.
     remaining after all deductions; same as net a., 3.
     Contrasted to gross. [Brit.] [Narrower terms: take-home]
  
     Syn: net, clear.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  nett
      adj 1: remaining after all deductions; "net profit" [syn: net,
             nett] [ant: gross]
      v 1: catch with a net; "net a fish" [syn: net, nett]

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