- a metallic framework employed in a storage cell or battery for conducting the electric current and supporting the active material.
- a system of electrical distribution serving a large area, especially by means of high-tension lines.
Origin of grid
Examples from the Web for grid
Contemporary Examples of grid
It was around noon that Brinsley chucked the phone behind a radiator at the basketball stadium and went off the grid.Alleged Cop Killer Ismaaiyl Brinsley Had a Death Wish
December 22, 2014
Adding vehicles to the grid could be a boon to vehicle and fleet owners in several ways.Adding Vehicles to the Grid
The Daily Beast
October 8, 2014
At night, the homes will continue to draw power from the grid.
The power produced will be used by the house, while excess power will flow into the grid and be used by nearby homes.
For one, these maps often use narrative to chart the landscape, rather than constraining it to a grid with coordinates.Should Google Be Mapping Tribal Lands?
June 4, 2014
Historical Examples of grid
Presently the ship was locked onto by the grid's force-fields.
Calhoun made contact with the grid and was promptly lowered to the ground.
At the negative plate, we have pure spongy lead, and the grid.
The "grid" is connected to the aerial wire to intercept the radio waves.
My light was cut off; my grid showed only the blank deck and door.