Definitions of sluice:
  • noun:   conduit that carries a rapid flow of water controlled by a sluicegate
  • verb:   pour as if from a sluice
    Example: "An aggressive tide sluiced across the barrier reef"
  • verb:   irrigate with water from a sluice
    Example: "Sluice the earth"
  • verb:   draw through a sluice
    Example: "Sluice water"
  • verb:   transport in or send down a sluice
    Example: "Sluice logs"

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