sluicegate


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sluicegate

a valve or gate fitted to a sluice to control the rate of flow of water
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Who had opened the sluicegates, let through this roaring?
In some places you can hear the sluicegates gurgling under the gallery floor.
But it effectively opened the financial sluicegates for today's vastly-overpaid stars.