Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. entrance; ingress
  • n. The aperture in a mould for pouring in the metal; the gate.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Entrance; ingress.
  • n. The aperture in a mold for pouring in the metal; the gate.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Entrance; passage inward.
  • n. In founding, the aperture in a mold through which fused metal is poured: also called inset and tedge.
  • n. In coal-mining, an entrance to a mine from the shaft.

Etymologies

in +‎ gate (Wiktionary)

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