aboiteau

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aboiteau (plural aboiteaux)

  1. (Canada, Acadian) Alternative form of aboideau

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Noun[edit]

aboiteau m (plural aboiteaux)

  1. (Canada, Acadian) A dike built for land reclamation.
  2. (Canada, Acadian) The sluice in a dike that allows water out at low tide, but blocks its entry at high tide.