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gateway

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈɡeɪt.weɪ/
an entrance through a wall, fence, etc. where there is a gategateway to somewhere a place through which you have to go to get to a particular area: Manchester is known as the gateway to the north. something in a system that allows you to use its other parts: The bank is your gateway to a whole range of financial services.
Translations of “gateway”
in Korean 입구…
in Arabic بَوّابة…
in Portuguese portão, portal…
in Catalan entrada, porta…
in Japanese (門の)入り口…
in Italian cancello, entrata, ingresso…
in Chinese (Traditional) (圍牆或籬笆等的)出入口…
in Russian ворота, проход…
in Turkish giriş yolu…
in Chinese (Simplified) (围墙或篱笆等的)出入口…
in Polish brama…
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