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Material formed into grilles or a grille.



material so formed as to function as or to have the appearance of a grille.
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Noun1.grillwork - mesh netting made of wires
meshwork, meshing, network, mesh, net - an open fabric of string or rope or wire woven together at regular intervals
2.grillwork - a framework of metal bars used as a partition or a grate; "he cooked hamburgers on the grill"
framework - a structure supporting or containing something
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15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- As hand-tooled wooden doors with wrought iron grillwork swing open to reveal shining parquet floors and fine woollen carpets, freshly polished panelling and majestic stone columns, a beloved local landmark begins a new chapter in a storied history: welcome to the new Four Seasons Hotel Casa Medina Bogota.
Tenders are invited for mctcr-devt-providing pvc water tanks, grillwork at entry to the stairs and partition of the verandah to ward 6 etc.
Critical to the guitar is its carbon fiber grillwork soundboard, which gives it a professional quality acoustic sound despite lack of an acoustic body.
As for the dead boys, the very distinctive iron grillwork framing the door would have an excellent chance at having been preserved, but several walks up and down the Grand Via were unsuccessful in locating it.
We feel our rights are not respected even though the constitution is good," guaranteeing religious freedom, said Kuku, interviewed at the Council's headquarters in a low-rise building which carries no sign, only a small cross in the metal grillwork above an open door.
18th century grillwork on the Boston Common and led the parade around
A hallmark of the renovation was the installation of the graceful three-story spiral staircase, with a grillwork banister incorporating the initial "M.
Over this fifty-year period, the building's historic identity and meaning became a masquerade concealed by imposing stucco columns and walls, wrought iron grillwork, ceramic and stone tiles, and exotic gardens.
Otherwise, the pious would have an obscured view of the covered icon and altar through the grillwork at the top of the Scala Santa.
Passing through one of the three principal portals, each one augmented with bronze grillwork inspired by the grilles at the doors of the Cathedral of Zaragoza in Spain, one emerges into a high formal Entrance Hall, a rectangular space with a barrel vaulted ceiling running north to south across the weight of the building.
When the police enter the plaza at night, the students have "a spell for disappearing, / a secret for dissolving / between the grillwork of balconies / and fire escapes.
The ornamental grillwork over its front door brings a touch of Art Deco nostalgia into the 21st century.