Synonyms for head-gate


1. sluicegate, sluice valve, floodgate, penstock, head gate, water gate, regulator
usage: regulator consisting of a valve or gate that controls the rate of water flow through a sluice
2. head gate, gate
usage: a gate upstream from a lock or canal that is used to control the flow of water at the upper end
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