1. [ noun ] (physics,electronics,electricity) an electrode placed between the cathode and anode of a vacuum tube to control the flow of electrons through the tube
Synonyms: control_grid
Related terms: electrode tube
2. [ noun ] a network of horizontal and vertical lines that provide coordinates for locating points on an image
Synonyms: reference_grid
Related terms: network network
3. [ noun ] (electricity) a system of high tension cables by which electrical power is distributed throughout a region
Synonyms: power_grid power_system
Related terms: facility infrastructure power_station power_line electric_main
4. [ noun ] (food) a cooking utensil of parallel metal bars; used to grill fish or meat
Synonyms: gridiron
Related terms: cooking_utensil
Similar spelling:   grad