water gate

Synonyms and related words:
aboideau, air lock, aqueduct, arroyo, bed, canal, creek bed, culvert, dock gate, donga, dry bed, flood-hatch, floodgate, flume, gate, gulch, gully, gullyhole, head gate, headrace, irrigation ditch, lock, lock gate, nullah, penstock, race, river bed, riverway, runnel, sluice, sluice gate, spillbox, spillway, stream bed, streamway, swash, swash channel, tailrace, tide gate, wadi, water carrier, water channel, water furrow, water gap, watercourse, waterway, waterworks, weir

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  • Water gate — Wa ter gate A gate, or valve, by which a flow of water is permitted, prevented, or regulated. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • water gate — n. a gate controlling the flow of water; floodgate …   English World dictionary

  • water gate — noun regulator consisting of a valve or gate that controls the rate of water flow through a sluice • Syn: ↑sluicegate, ↑sluice valve, ↑floodgate, ↑penstock, ↑head gate • Hypernyms: ↑regulator • …   Useful english dictionary

  • water gate — užtūra statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Atitveriama tvenkinio dalis ledams, sieliams ir kt. sulaikyti. atitikmenys: angl. felling comb; holding bridge; water gate vok. Gate, n; Schütz, m; Tor, n rus. затвор, m; недопил дерева …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • water gate — užtūra statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Laikina damba, sauganti hidrotechninio įrenginio įrengimo arba remonto vietą nuo vandens, užtverianti kanalą, kad jame pakiltų vanduo. atitikmenys: angl. felling comb; holding bridge;… …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • water gate — užtūra statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Pjaunant medį paliekama nenupjauta stiebo dalis, padedanti saugiai nuleisti jį pageidaujama kryptimi. atitikmenys: angl. felling comb; holding bridge; water gate vok. Gate, n; Schütz,… …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • water gate — užtvara statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Specialiai įrengta kliūtis (pvz., vielų, minų, radiolokacinė užtvara). atitikmenys: angl. gate; water gate vok. Schlagbaum, m; Schranke, f; Schütz, m; Schütze, m; Sperre, f rus.… …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • water gate — 1. a gate for halting or controlling the flow of water in a watercourse; floodgate. 2. a gateway leading to the edge of a body of water, as at a landing. [1350 1400; ME] * * * …   Universalium

  • water gate — noun Date: 13th century 1. a gate (as of a building) giving access to a body of water 2. floodgate …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • water gate — a gate for confining or releasing water …   Dictionary of ichthyology

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