baffle gate

noun

: a gate that permits passage in one direction only

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1926, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of baffle gate was circa 1926

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“Baffle gate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/baffle%20gate. Accessed 24 Feb. 2024.

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