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national gridnoun [S]

uk   us  
a ​system of ​specialwires that take ​electricity from powerstations (= ​places where ​electricity is made) to all ​parts of a ​country
(Definition of national grid from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “national grid”
in Chinese (Simplified) 全国高压输电线路网…
in Chinese (Traditional) 全國高壓輸電線路網…
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