undersluice

noun

Definition of undersluice

: a sluice covered from view or lying beneath another structure specifically : a wasteway for sluicing out canals in which the waste escapes beneath other structures

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History and Etymology for undersluice

under entry 3 + sluice

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“Undersluice.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/undersluice. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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