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tollgate

[ tohl-geyt ]
/ ˈtoʊlˌgeɪt /
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noun
a gate where a toll is collected.
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Origin of tollgate

First recorded in 1765–75; toll1 + gate1
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British Dictionary definitions for tollgate

tollgate
/ (ˈtəʊlˌɡeɪt, ˈtɒl-) /

noun
a gate across a toll road or bridge at which travellers must stop and pay
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