power grid

power grid
a system of high tension cables by which electrical power is distributed throughout a region
Syn: ↑power system, ↑grid
Hypernyms: ↑facility, ↑installation
Part Holonyms: ↑infrastructure, ↑base
Part Meronyms: ↑electric main, ↑power line, ↑power cable, ↑power station, ↑power plant, ↑powerhouse

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: a network of electrical transmission lines connecting a multiplicity of generating stations to loads over a wide area

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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