off-the-grid Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “off-the-grid” in the English Dictionary

"off-the-grid" in British English

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off-the-gridadjective, adverb

uk   /ˌɒf.ðəˈɡrɪd/  us   /ˌɑːf-/ (also off-grid, uk   /ɒfˈɡrɪd/  us   /ɑːf-/ )
not ​connected to the ​mainelectricity grid (= ​system of ​connectedwires and ​powerstations): Solar ​power is ​useful in off-the-grid ​areas. not ​connected to any of the ​main utilities (= ​electricity, ​water, etc.) and having ​your own ​power and ​watersupply: We're ​interested in ​independentself-sufficientliving, off-the-grid.
(Definition of off-the-grid from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"off-the-grid" in Business English

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uk   us   (also off-grid) NATURAL RESOURCES, ENVIRONMENT
not ​connected to the ​publicsupply of electricity, ​gas, etc.: These are ​innovativegreen homes for an alternative off-the-grid ​lifestyle.
off the grid
adverb (also off grid)
renewableenergysources for ​living off the ​grid
(Definition of off-the-grid from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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