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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Conduit that carries a rapid flow of water controlled by a gate v. - Irrigate with water from an artificial passage; Draw through an artificial passage.

Usage examples (39)
  • sluice water
  • sluice logs
  • sluice the earth
  • Call you at half after five in the mornin ', an' you get up an 'take a' sluice '-- if there's any soap. for more
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