sluice in a sentence

Example sentences for sluice

Instead, he uses two time-tested and inexpensive pieces of equipment: a pan and a sluice.
Flood tide filled the pond, and the sluice gate was closed.
It's meant to stay put, to sluice through our veins, arteries and capillaries as it irrigates the body.
In addition to panning, gold can be taken using hand-operated sluice boxes for which a state-issued permit has been issued.
All the tanks in the group are connected by sluice pipes.
Each tank in the group has an upper and lower sluice pipe.
Sluice boxes can be made out of wood, aluminum, plastic or steel.
The diversion is a fabricated steel box structure that contains a sluice with check boards with a stop at the bottom.
It is used to seal the dam in order to remove a sluice gate for maintenance or work inside one of the sluices.
The water from the dredged material will flow back into the sluice channel, which flows into the existing ash pond.

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