[ gril-ij ]
/ ˈgrɪl ɪdʒ /
a framework of crossing beams used for spreading heavy loads over large areas.
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Also called grid.
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British Dictionary definitions for grillage
/ (ˈɡrɪlɪdʒ) /
an arrangement of beams and crossbeams used as a foundation on soft ground
Word Origin for grillage
C18: from French, from griller to furnish with a grille
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