tower of babel :
- n (Genesis 11:1-11) a tower built by Noah's descendants (probably in Babylon) who intended it to reach up to heaven; God foiled them by confusing their language so they could no longer understand one another
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- AutoGrid Is Indexing The Electric Grid
The U.S. electric power grid is the engineering equivalent of the Tower of Babel. The data is collected and compiled into silos that speak different languages.
June 30, 2013 - Forbes