from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A frame, resembling a deep and narrow lattice-girder, composed of two parallel members, frequently T-irons, united by a system of diagonal latticing.


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  • The inside of the device was a metal lattice-frame - titanium perhaps? he wondered - which held in place a cylindrical mass. .. secured with heavy bolts.

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