grid

[ grid ]
/ grɪd /

noun

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Idioms for grid

    off grid. See off-grid. Also off the grid .

Origin of grid

First recorded in 1830–40; short for gridiron
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British Dictionary definitions for grid

grid
/ (ɡrɪd) /

noun

Derived forms of grid

gridded, adjective

Word Origin for grid

C19: back formation from gridiron
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