grid
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grid(
grihd
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (grating)
a. la rejilla
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The city recently replaced the sewer grids in old town.La ciudad recientemente reemplazó todas las rejillas de las cloacas del centro histórico.
2. (cartography)
a. la cuadrícula
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The streets of this city are laid out in a grid system.Se trazaron las calles siguiendo un sistema de cuadrícula.
b. el cuadriculado
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The space between each line on the grid represents one kilometer.El espacio entre cada línea del cuadriculado representa un kilómetro.
3. (electricity) (United Kingdom)
a. la red
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Surplus energy generated by these solar panels is sold to the national grid.El exceso de energía generado por estos paneles solares se vende a la red nacional.
b. la red eléctrica
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The grid was unable to cope with the sudden spike in power.La red eléctrica no pudo hacer frente al repentino aumento de poder.
4. (sports)
a. la parrilla de salida
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Pérez will start from ninth on the grid in tomorrow's grand prix.Perez saldrá en la novena posición de la parrilla de salida en el gran premio de mañana.
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grid
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (bars)
a. la reja
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
2. (on map)
a. la cuadrícula
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
grid layouttrazado m cuadricular, planta f cuadriculada
grid referencecoordenadas fpl
3. (for electricity)
a. la red eléctrica
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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grid [ɡrɪd]
noun
1 (grating) (in wall, pavement) rejilla (f)
on house, door, window
2 (Britain) (Electricity and Electronics) (Gas) (network) red (f)
the (national) grid la red nacional
3 (on map) cuadrícula (f)
4 (US) (Dep)
modifier
grid map (n) mapa (m) cuadriculado
grid reference (n) coordenadas (f)
He had forgotten to give a map grid reference of our location to the party sent to fetch help An Airborne Warning and Control aircraft had pinpointed Capt O'Grady's position and passed an accurate grid reference to the Marine force
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "grid"
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grid girl
la chica de la parrilla
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