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Dictionary entry overview: What does sluicegate mean?
• SLUICEGATE (noun)
The noun SLUICEGATE has 1 sense:
1. regulator consisting of a valve or gate that controls the rate of water flow through a sluice
Familiarity information: SLUICEGATE used as a noun is very rare.
Dictionary entry details
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Regulator consisting of a valve or gate that controls the rate of water flow through a sluice
Nouns denoting man-made objects
Hypernyms ("sluicegate" is a kind of...):
regulator (any of various controls or devices for regulating or controlling fluid flow, pressure, temperature, etc.)
Holonyms ("sluicegate" is a part of...):
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