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Definition of 'sluice'

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  1. conduit that carries a rapid flow of water controlled by a sluicegate
       Synonyms: sluiceway penstock


  1. pour as if from a sluice; "An aggressive tide sluiced across the barrier reef"
       Synonyms: sluice down
  2. irrigate with water from a sluice; "sluice the earth"
       Synonyms: flush
  3. transport in or send down a sluice; "sluice logs"
  4. draw through a sluice; "sluice water"

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