tripsill

noun

Definition of tripsill

: a timber placed across the bottom of the sluiceway in a splash dam against which rest the planks closing the dam

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History and Etymology for tripsill

trip entry 3 + sill

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“Tripsill.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tripsill. Accessed 7 Jul. 2022.

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