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tollgate

[tohl-geyt] /ˈtoʊlˌgeɪt/
noun
1.
a gate where toll is collected.
Origin
1765-1775
1765-75; toll1 + gate
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tollgate

/ˈtəʊlˌɡeɪt; ˈtɒl-/
noun
1.
a gate across a toll road or bridge at which travellers must stop and pay
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