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grillwork

[gril-wurk]
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noun
  1. material so formed as to function as or to have the appearance of a grille.
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Origin of grillwork

First recorded in 1895–1900; grill2 + work
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Related Words for grillwork

web, chain, system, grid, organization, net, structure, convolution, nexus, plexus, wattle, circuitry, fabric, arrangement, crisscross, complex, maze, fiber, labyrinth, mesh

Examples from the Web for grillwork

Historical Examples of grillwork

  • It had grillwork on either side of its head, which probably covered microphones, and another grillwork where the mouth should be.

    Unwise Child

    Gordon Randall Garrett

  • There was a piece of grillwork between my station and theirs, through which I could see them plainly.

    Aladdin & Co.

    Herbert Quick

  • The side window of James Beldings jewelry store was open behind the grillwork of strong steel bars.

    The Girls of Central High

    Gertrude W. Morrison