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a gate having a widened opening containing a centered disk to prevent molten metal from falling in a direct vertical stream.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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Strait is the gate, and narrow is the way, which leadeth unto life, and few there be that find it.
When the city gate catches fire, it's the fish in the moat who suffer.
The rich man in his castle, The poor man at his gate, God made them, high or lowly, And order'd...
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