resclosa

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Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *resclausa, variant of reclausa (closed) from clausus.

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resclosa f (plural rescloses)

  1. weir, barrage (an obstruction placed across a waterway)
    Synonym: assut
  2. lock (a segment of a canal or other waterway enclosed by gates, used for raising and lowering boats between levels)

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