Synonyms of grid


1. grid, form, shape, pattern

usage: a pattern of regularly spaced horizontal and vertical lines

2. power system, power grid, grid, facility, installation

usage: a system of high tension cables by which electrical power is distributed throughout a region

3. grid, storage-battery grid, plate

usage: a perforated or corrugated metal plate used in a storage battery as a conductor and support for the active material

4. grid, control grid, electrode

usage: an electrode placed between the cathode and anode of a vacuum tube to control the flow of electrons through the tube

5. grid, gridiron, cooking utensil, cookware

usage: a cooking utensil of parallel metal bars; used to grill fish or meat

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