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English definition of “grate”

grate

noun [C] (METAL STRUCTURE)   /ɡreɪt/
a structure made of iron bars for holding wood or other fuel, esp. in a fireplace A grate is also a structure of metal bars that covers an opening: They have grates across every window.
(Definition of grate noun (METAL STRUCTURE) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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