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  Definition of Sluice
  1. conduit that carries a rapid flow of water controlled by a sluicegate
  2. irrigate with water from a sluice; "sluice the earth"
  3. draw through a sluice; "sluice water"
  4. transport in or send down a sluice; "sluice logs"
  5. pour as if from a sluice; "An aggressive tide sluiced across the barrier reef"
Similar Words: sluiceway, penstock, flush, sluice down

 

Derivational Morphology: flush, sluice down, gush, outpouring, sluiceway, penstock

 

 
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