- passageway (as in an air terminal) where passengers can embark or disembark.
- (metalworking) The channel or opening through which metal is poured into the mould; the ingate.
- A doorlike structure outside a house.
- (obsolete) A journey.
- (computing) A logical pathway made up of switches which turn on or off. Examples are and, or, nand, etc.
- (flow cytometry) A line that separates particle type-clusters on two-dimensional dot plots.
- In a lock tumbler, the opening for the stump of the bolt to pass through or into.
- (cinematography) A mechanism, in a film camera and projector, that holds each frame momentarily stationary behind the aperture
- (now Scotland, Northern England) A way, path.
- Movable barrier.
"The gate in front of the railroad crossing went up after the train had passed."
- (Britain, Scotland, dialect, archaic) manner; gait
- The amount of money made by selling tickets to a concert or a sports event.
- (electronics) The controlling terminal of a field effect transistor (FET).
- The waste piece of metal cast in the opening; a sprue or sullage piece. Also written geat and git.
- Doorway, opening, or passage in a fence or wall.
- (Northern England) A street; now used especially as a combining form to make the name of a street.
- (cricket) The gap between a batsman's bat and pad.
"Singh was bowled through the gate, a very disappointing way for a world-class batsman to get out"
- To keep something inside by means of a closed gate.
- (transitive) To furnish with a gate.
- (biochemistry) To open a closed ion channel.
- To ground someone.
- (transitive) To turn (an image intensifier) on and off selectively as needed, or to avoid damage. See autogating.