Definitions of grating
p. pr. &. vb. n. - of Grate 2
n. - A partition, covering, or frame of parallel or cross bars; a latticework resembling a window grate; as, the grating of a prison or convent. 2
n. - 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. 2
n. - The strong wooden lattice used to cover a hatch, admitting light and air; also, a movable Lattice used for the flooring of boats. 2
a. - That grates; making a harsh sound; harsh. 2
n. - A harsh sound caused by attrition. 2
n. - 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. 2
The word "grating" uses 7 letters: A G G I N R T.
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