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 for sluiceway
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Sluiceway \Sluice"way`\, n.
     An artificial channel into which water is let by a sluice;
     specifically, a trough constructed over the bed of a stream,
     so that logs, lumber, or rubbish can be floated down to some
     convenient place of delivery.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: conduit that carries a rapid flow of water controlled by a
           sluicegate [syn: sluice, sluiceway, penstock]

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