head gate

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Synonyms for head gate

regulator consisting of a valve or gate that controls the rate of water flow through a sluice

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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We gradually moved her out of the head gate into a wedge made by stock gates.
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When the calves are weaned, we get them into the head gate and vaccinate them.
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Remove & dispose of existing head gate and tail gate, incl.
There are also some infrastructure enhancements that are required to complete the infrastructure repairs including a new stop log system to de-water the head gate bays in front of the turbines and repair to the existing bridge system at the entrance to the powerhouse.
The Logan, Utah, project incorporates new precast pipeline, box culverts, a section of pressurized pipe, metering systems, turn-outs, head gates, and improved maintenance access.
Robert Power produced the Paul Nolan inmate to head Gates Of Rome at the last before going on to score by four lengths.
British Waterways, listed building consent for replacement of head gates, extension of walkway, alteration of gearing, addition of sag bar, replacement of tail gates, alterations to hand rail and anti-slip, addition of sag bar, Lock 14 Kirklees Top, Calder and Hebble Navigation Canal.