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English definition of “tollgate”

tollgate

noun [C] uk   /ˈtəʊl.ɡeɪt/ us    /ˈtoʊl-/ (US usually tollbooth)
a gate at the start of a road or bridge at which you pay an amount of money in order to be allowed to use the road or bridgeMotorways
(Definition of tollgate from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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