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turnstile

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈtɜːn.staɪl/ US  /ˈtɝːn-/
a device which controls the way into or out of a building, room or area of land, especially one which you have to pay to enter. It is a post with a number of short poles sticking out from it which have to be pushed round as each person walks through the entrance
(尤指需付費通過的)旋轉柵門
The number of spectators going through the turnstiles is up on last season.
入場觀眾比上個賽季增多了。
Doors and parts of doors
Translations of “turnstile”
in Russian турникет…
in Turkish turnike, sıralı geçiş sistemi…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指需付费通过的)旋转栅门…
in Polish bramka (obrotowa)…
(Definition of turnstile from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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