multigrid

adjective
mul·​ti·​grid | \ ˌməl-tē-ˈgrid How to pronounce multigrid (audio) , -ˌtī- \

Definition of multigrid

mathematics
: relating to or being any of multiple stepwise methods of refining an approximate solution to a differential equation by mapping the error of the approximate solution onto a progressively coarser grid (see grid sense 2b)

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1977, in the meaning defined above

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“Multigrid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/multigrid. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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