graticule

noun
grat·i·cule | \ˈgra-tə-ˌkyül \

Definition of graticule 

1 : reticle

2 : the network of lines of latitude and longitude upon which a map is drawn

First Known Use of graticule

1914, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for graticule

French, from Latin craticula fine latticework, diminutive of cratis wickerwork, hurdle

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