water_gate
1. [ noun ] a gate in a sluice that can control the flow of water
Synonyms: floodgate
Related terms: dam
2. [ noun ] regulator consisting of a valve or gate that controls the rate of water flow through a sluice
Synonyms: sluice_valve floodgate penstock head_gate sluicegate
Related terms: regulator aboiteau sluice
Similar spelling:   watergate
  water_gage
  water_gauge
  water_gas
  water_gap
  water_skater
  water_chute
  water_gum
  water_gun
  water_system
  water_ice
  water_jug
  water_sprite
  watercraft
  water_scooter
  water_cart
  water_ouzel
  water_right
  water_shrew
  water_snake
  water_sport
  water_stoma
  water_glass
  water_ox
  water_cooler
  water_carpet
  water_clover
  water_jacket
  water_closet
  water_hazard
  water_waggon
  water-washed
  water_caltrop
  water_oak
  water_ski
  water_skin
  water_spaniel
  water_strider
  water-wash
  watershed
  water_jump
  waterside