Definitions for "Sluice "
Keywords:  gate, trough, placer, riffles, wash
An artifical passage for water, fitted with a valve or gate, as in a mill stream, for stopping or regulating the flow; also, a water gate or flood gate.
Hence, an opening or channel through which anything flows; a source of supply.
The stream flowing through a flood gate.
Keywords:  copiously, meadows, wet, opening
To wet copiously, as by opening a sluice; as, to sluice meadows.
Keywords:  jabber, workflow, ease, perl, php
Sluice is a workflow engine Jabber component. Its goal is to allow users to create and configure an automated workflow or business process with ease. The clients should be very simple with all the work being done on the server/component end. The main component and modules are done in Perl. The Web client is done in PHP.
Keywords:  reef, tide, pour, aggressive, barrier
pour as if from a sluice; "An aggressive tide sluiced across the barrier reef"
Keywords:  ware, hatch, bridge, associated, one
A one hatch ware, usually associated with a bridge.
Keywords:  logs, transport, send, down
transport in or send down a sluice; "sluice logs"