Gate vs Gatelike - What's the difference?
As a proper noun gate
is a town in oklahoma.
As an adjective gatelike is
resembling a gate or some aspect of one.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
From (etyl) ).
(senseid)A doorlike structure outside a house.
Doorway, opening, or passage in a fence or wall.
(computing) A logical pathway made up of switches which turn on or off. Examples are and'', ''or'', ''nand , etc.
(cricket) The gap between a batsman's bat and pad.
- The gate in front of the railroad crossing went up after the train had passed.
The amount of money made by selling tickets to a concert or a sports event.
(flow cytometry) A line that separates particle type-clusters on two-dimensional dot plots.
passageway (as in an air terminal) where passengers can embark or disembark.
(electronics) The controlling terminal of a field effect transistor (FET).
In a lock tumbler, the opening for the stump of the bolt to pass through or into.
(metalworking) The channel or opening through which metal is poured into the mould; the ingate.
The waste piece of metal cast in the opening; a sprue or sullage piece. Also written geat and git.
* (computing) logic gate
* kissing gate
* pearly gates
* sluice gate
To keep something inside by means of a closed gate.
To ground someone.
(biochemistry) To open a closed ion channel.
[Alberts, Bruce; et al. "Figure 11-21: The gating of ion channels." In: Molecular Biology of the Cell , ed. Senior, Sarah Gibbs. New York: Garland Science, 2002 [cited 18 December 2009]. Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/bookshelf/br.fcgi?book=mboc4&part=A1986&rendertype=figure&id=A2030.]
To furnish with a gate.
To turn (an image intensifier) on and off selectively as needed, or to avoid damage. See autogating.
From (etyl) gata, from (etyl) .
A way, path.
* Sir Walter Scott
(obsolete) A journey.
* , II.xii:
- I was going to be an honest man; but the devil has this very day flung first a lawyer, and then a woman, in my gate .
(Northern England) A street; now used especially as a combining form to make the name of a street.
(UK, Scotland, dialect, archaic) manner; gait
- nought regarding, they kept on their gate , / And all her vaine allurements did forsake [...].
Resembling a gate or some aspect of one.