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Old   October 18, 2006, 11:36
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Nikos
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Hi guys, I was wondering, what is the difference between a grid and a mesh?
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Old   October 18, 2006, 13:03
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nothing at all two names for one thing
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Old   October 21, 2006, 13:00
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John Chawner
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Ben is correct - grid and mesh are synonyms.

However, sometimes grid refers specifically to a structured hex grid (also known as a mapped mesh).

Mesh sometimes specifically refers to unstructured or hybrid meshes.
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Old   October 21, 2006, 13:02
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Thanks guys that was very helpfull
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