Date: | 1800-1900 |

Origin: | gridiron |

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grid [countable]

2HM a pattern of straight lines that cross each other and form squares :

Its streets were laid out in a grid pattern.

3TMSG a set of numbered lines printed on a map so that the exact position of any place can be referred to :

4TEE the network of electricity supply wires that connects power stations and provides electricity to buildings in an area :

5DSO also starting grid a set of starting positions for all the cars in a motor race

Definition of grid from the Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English within

the topic MATHS

the topic MATHS

angle
arc
area
axis
base
C
calculator
constant
contain
cos
curve
cut
diameter
dimension
domain
equal(a)
equal(v)
express
expression
face
figure
formula
function
graph
grid
log
math
mathematics
matrix
mean
minute
multiply
N
number
parallel
percentage
pi
plane
plus(n)
plus(a)
plus sign
power
proof
ratio
root
scale
section
segment
solid(a)
solid(n)
solution
solve
square(a)
square(n)
square(v)
square(a)
sum
term
value
variable
vector
vertical
volume
work
X

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