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grillwork

[gril-wurk] /ˈgrɪlˌwɜrk/
noun
1.
material so formed as to function as or to have the appearance of a grille.
Origin of grillwork
1895-1900
1895-1900; grill2 + work
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  • 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
  • There was a piece of grillwork between my station and theirs, through which I could see them plainly.

    Aladdin & Co. Herbert Quick
  • 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

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