flood-gate definition

  • noun:
    • Alternative spelling of floodgate.
    • A gate built to be established allowing the outflow of liquid, or even to be closed to avoid it; hence, any orifice or chance for indiscriminate flow or passage; a good vent.
    • Alternative spelling of floodgate.
    • A gate made to be exposed to permit the outflow of liquid, or even to be closed to prevent it; for this reason, any opening or chance for indiscriminate circulation or passage; an excellent vent.
    • Alternative spelling of floodgate.
    • A gate made to be exposed to permit the outflow of water, or even be closed to prevent it; therefore, any orifice or chance for indiscriminate flow or passageway; a great vent.
    • alternate spelling of floodgate.
    • A gate made to be established to permit the outflow of water, or even be closed to stop it; ergo, any orifice or window of opportunity for indiscriminate flow or passage; outstanding vent.
    • Alternative spelling of floodgate.
    • A gate built to be exposed to permit the outflow of liquid, or even be closed to stop it; thus, any orifice or opportunity for indiscriminate flow or passageway; a fantastic vent.
    • Alternative spelling of floodgate.
    • alternate spelling of floodgate.
    • A gate built to be opened to allow the outflow of water, or to be closed to stop it; for this reason, any opening or chance for indiscriminate movement or passageway; an excellent vent.
    • A gate designed to be opened allowing the outflow of water, or to be closed to stop it; for this reason, any opening or chance of indiscriminate movement or passage; a good vent.

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