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Gateway

Gateway

[geyt-wey]

A gateway is a point of entry or exit at which a gate may be hung.

Gateway may also refer to:

Music

Computer terminology

  • Gateway (telecommunications), a computer or a network that allows or controls access to another computer or network
  • Gateway (web page), a webpage designed to attract visitors and search engines to a particular website
  • Payment gateway, the software interface between a web-based shopping cart and a merchant account
  • Gateway (computer program), a link between two computer programs allowing them to share information and bypass certain protocols on a host computer

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Geography

Australia

Canada

Hong Kong

India

Singapore

South Africa

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In fiction

  • Common synonym for portal
  • Gateway (novel), a 1976 novel by Frederik Pohl, the first book of the Heechee series and winner of the Hugo Award and Nebula Award
  • Gateway (comics), a supporting character in Marvel's X-Men series

Other

  • Gateway Rehabilitation Center, a rehabilitation center for drug and alcohol addicts, in Aliquippa, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Gateway, Inc., a computer manufacturer.
  • "Gateway" in oceanography, ocean currents in the global thermohaline circulation
  • "Gateway" in aviation, the start or the termination for airlines at airports

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