grating

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Definition/MeaningWord/Phrase
grating noise creak
diffraction grating consisting of a pile of plates of equal thickness arranged stepwise with a constant offset echelon
grating of crossed bars grid
decorative grating grille
grating that admits cooling air to car's radiator grille , radiator grille
quality of being unpleasant (harsh or rough or grating) to the senses harshness , roughness
voice becoming husky, grating, or temporarily lost hoarse
make a grating sound jar
gate consisting of an iron or wooden grating that hangs in the entry to a castle or fortified town; can be lowered to prevent passage portcullis
gate's grating of slats raised and lowered portcullis
noise, grating shrill stridor
shrill grating or chirping noise made by some insects by rubbing body parts together stridulation
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