flushgate

1 of 2

noun (1)

: a gate or sluice used for flushing a channel below the gate in a dam or reservoir

flush gate

2 of 2

noun (2)

Word History

Etymology

Noun (1)

flush entry 5 + gate

Noun (2)

flush entry 9

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“Flushgate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/flushgate. Accessed 14 Apr. 2024.

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