(redirected from nets)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Financial, Acronyms, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.


Abbreviation for norepinephrine transporter.


Abbreviation for:
nerve excitability test
neuroendocrine tumour
new and emerging technologies 
non-equilibrium thermodynamics


1. A structure bearing a resemblance to a woven fabric. A network of nerve fibers or small vessels.
Synonym(s): rete (1) [TA] , net.
2. The people in a patient's environment, especially as significant for the course of the illness.
See also: reticulum


adj devoid of anything extraneous; free from all deductions, such as charges, expenses, taxes; remaining after expenses.

net, nett

the correct amount; not subject to further deductions; the amount remaining after all deductions have been made.

net calf crop
calves surviving until weaning.
net energy
energy available to the ingester for metabolic purposes. See also metabolizable energy.
net profit
gross income less all costs incurred by the enterprise.
net worth statement
balance sheet.

Patient discussion about NET

Q. where is the greatest data base of Fibromyalgia over the net? do someone know the address ? will i find all my answers there ? is it like here where you can chat with other patient ?

A. i looked for information about Fibromyalgia all around the web and the best site gathering reliable information on it is:

gives you every web page about it and with a quality stamp :)

More discussions about NET
References in periodicals archive ?
The Promar nets Morton uses have a pouch for bait that's designed to keep lobsters pecking at it and the bait away from fish and other predators.
Anglers have found rockfish, bass, rays and sculpin in their hoop nets.
Hoop nets are not a legal method of take for most fin fish and with a few exceptions they must be released back into the water, said Carrie Wilson of the Department of Fish and Game.
The CEO who neglects to attend to the Internet's impact or, worse, takes a wait-and-see attitude in hopes of the Net becoming something like a traditional business medium - relatively stable and manageable, long- or even short-term - does so at his company's peril.
Indeed, the Net may well serve as both vehicle and destination for your business's journey into the future.
It starts today on amazingly solid ground, with more than 90 million individuals and businesses connected to the Net.
Yael Elish, Net Snippets' CEO, said, "Net Snippets is bringing the concept of free Internet search to post-search.
Tens of thousands of individual professional and corporate users have been using Net Snippets' stable, well-established applications for years.
Architect Alejandro Bustos, Net Snippets Professional beta customer, said, "I've been using Net Snippets 3.
Since the launch of the first version of Net Snippets in 2002, Net Snippets has been setting the standards in the Post-Search space.