Gate (disambiguation)

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A gate is an opening in a wall or fence fitted with a moveable barrier allowing it to be closed.

Gate or GATE may also refer to:



  • Gate (transistor), terminal of a field effect transistor
  • Logic gate, a functional building block in digital logic such as "and", "or", or "not"
  • Noise gate, a high-quality audio squelch control for reducing noise
  • Range gate, the area encompassed by one pixel of radar data


  • Gate valve, a valve that opens by lifting a wedge out of the path of the fluid
  • Gate (engineering), a movable structure used to control the flow of fluid in a pipe or channel
  • Gate (water transport), the watertight door that seals off a chamber of a lock
  • Floodgate, an adjustable gate used to control water flow in flood barriers, lake, river, stream, or levee systems



  • Gate (airport), a specified location for boarding or leaving an aircraft in an airport
  • Gate receipts (or "event gate"), the sum of ticket revenue for a particular event at a sporting venue

Media and entertainment[edit]




  • Gate Petroleum, a U.S. gas station franchise founded in Jacksonville, Florida
  • Gate Studios, a British film studio in operation from 1928 to the early 1950s

Science and technology[edit]

Other uses[edit]

  • Báb (1819–1850), which means "Gate" and is the title taken by the founder of Bábism



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