Translation of grid reference in Spanish:

grid reference

coordenadas cartográficas, n.

noun

  • 1

    coordenadas cartográficas feminine
    • The mother's address on the child's birth certificate was postcoded and given a geographical grid reference.
    • The operator can punch an OS grid reference straight into his/her computer terminal and pinpoint your location.
    • Surveyors are asked to report any sightings of the ladybird, along with its location and, if possible, a grid reference or postcode.
    • A grid reference is given to every postcode and when police issue an alert it will be possible to pinpoint the distribution area.
    • Greenpeace campaigners recently destroyed trial fields and the government has issued only a six-figure grid reference to identify the fields in which the trials were taking place.