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Definitions of grating

  1. optical device consisting of a surface with many parallel grooves in it; disperses a beam of light (or other electromagnetic radiation) into its wavelengths to produce its spectrum Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. a frame of iron bars to hold a fire Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. a barrier that has parallel or crossed bars blocking a passage but admitting air Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. unpleasantly harsh or grating in sound; "a gravelly voice" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. of Grate Webster Dictionary DB
  6. A partition, covering, or frame of parallel or cross bars; a latticework resembling a window grate; as, the grating of a prison or convent. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. The strong wooden lattice used to cover a hatch, admitting light and air; also, a movable Lattice used for the flooring of boats. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. That grates; making a harsh sound; harsh. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. A harsh sound caused by attrition. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. A system of close equidistant parallel lines or bars, esp. lines ruled on a polished surface, used for producing spectra by diffraction. Gratings have been made with over 40,000 such lines to the inch, but those with a somewhat smaller number give the best definition. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. A system of close equidistant and parallel lines lines or bars, especially lines ruled on a polished surface, used for producing spectra by diffraction; - called also diffraction grating. Webster Dictionary DB
  12. An open framework or lattice of bars; an arrangement of parallel wires in an optical instrument. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  13. Harsh, irritating. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  14. Irritating sound heard when uneven or coarse surfaces are rubbed together. Warner's pocket medical dictionary of today. By William R. Warner. Published 1898.
  15. The bars of a grate: a partition or frame of bars. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  16. Rubbing hard on the feelings: harsh: irritating. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  17. GRATINGLY. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  18. A framework of bars. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  19. Harsh; annoying. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  20. Harsh; rasping; irritating. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  21. Fretting; irritating; harsh. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  22. A partition of bars; latticework. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  23. The bars of a grate. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  24. Causing a sense of harsh rubbing or rasping; offensive; disagreeable. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  25. A harsh sound or rubbing. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  26. A system of close equidistant and parallel lines lines or bars, especially lines ruled on a polished surface, used for producing spectra by diffraction; -- called also diffraction grating. mso.anu.edu.au
  27. [Latin] A partition formed of a series of bars with parallel interstices. Diffraction g., see Diffraction. na
  28. Framework of parallel or crossed wooden or metal bars; (Opt.) set of parallel wires, or surface of glass &c. ruled with parallel lines, for producing spectra by diffraction. Concise Oxford Dictionary
  29. n. A harsh sound of rubbing;—a partition of parallel or cross-bars;—a lattice-work resembling a window-grate; an open cover for the hatches of a ship. Cabinet Dictionary

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