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Grid, The Grid, or GRID may refer to:

Common usage[edit]

  • Cattle grid or stock grid, a type of obstacle is used to prevent livestock from crossing the road
  • Grid reference, used to define a location on a map

Arts, entertainment, and media[edit]

  • News grid, used in communications/public relations

Fictional entities[edit]

Games and gaming[edit]



  • IEEE Grid, a monthly publication of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
  • The Grid (newspaper), a former alternative weekly newspaper in Toronto, Ontario



Design and planning[edit]

  • Grid (graphic design) or typographic grid, organized lines for guiding graphic design
  • Grid paper, or graph paper, the writing paper that is printed with fine lines making up a regular grid
  • Grid plan, a method of city and regional planning in which streets and administrative units are arranged at right angles
  • Managerial grid model, a behavioral leadership model
  • Tension grid, an area of a theatre
  • CSS grid layout, a CSS layout that works well with Flexbox

Place names[edit]

  • Grid, a village administered by Călan town, Hunedoara County, Romania
  • Grid, a village in Părău Commune, Braşov County, Romania
  • Grid, a tributary of the river Valea Luncanilor in Hunedoara County, Romania
  • Grid, a tributary of the river Părău in Brașov County, Romania

Science and technology[edit]

Biology and healthcare[edit]


  • GRID, Global Research Identifier Database ID (grid), an openly-available, persistent ID for research institutions worldwide, providing linked metadata, created and updated by Digital Science
  • Grid computing, the application of a network of computers to a single problem
  • Computation grid, or mesh, the outcome of using principles of grid generation to divide a complex shape into simple cells for simulations or computer graphics
  • Data grid, middleware services that pull together data and resources from multiple domains
  • Esri grid, a file format for geographic information systems
  • Grid view, a graphical control element (software widget) that presents a tabular view of data


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