miter gate

noun

Definition of miter gate

: one of a pair of canal lock gates that swing out from the side walls and meet at an angle pointing toward the upper level

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“Miter gate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/miter%20gate. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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