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toll·gate

 (tōl′gāt′)
n.
1. A gate barring passage to a road, tunnel, or bridge until a toll is collected.
2. A tollbooth equipped with a gate.

tollgate

(ˈtəʊlˌɡeɪt; ˈtɒl-)
n
a gate across a toll road or bridge at which travellers must stop and pay

toll•gate

(ˈtoʊlˌgeɪt)

n.
a gate where a toll is collected.
[1765–75]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tollgate - a gate or bar across a toll bridge or toll road which is lifted when the toll is paidtollgate - a gate or bar across a toll bridge or toll road which is lifted when the toll is paid
gate - a movable barrier in a fence or wall
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