grillwork
grillwork grill"work n. 1. netting made of wires.

Syn: wirework. [WordNet 1.5]

2. a framework of metal bars used as a partition or a grate; as, he stood on the grillwork over the ventilating shaft.

Syn: grill, grille. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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