eggcrate

\\ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷\ adjective
: having rectangular cells that direct and diffuse light

an eggcrate ceiling shuts out direct view of fluorescent lamps

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/eg"krayt'/, adj.
of or resembling a horizontal construction divided by vertical partitions into cell-like areas, used esp. for directing downward rays of overhead light: eggcrate ceiling fixtures.
Also, egg-crate.
[EGG1 + CRATE]

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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