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to stop or prevent passage of

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a barrier constructed to contain the flow of water or to keep out the sea

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a metric unit of length equal to ten meters

female parent of an animal especially domestic livestock

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obstruct with, or as if with, a dam

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The Narsapuram anicut was constructed at a cost of Rs.
Thanks to the initiative taken by the Secretary of Defence the money necessary to construct an anicut across Yan Oya was allocated and the construction of this anicut was duly completed.
Tenders are invited for Laying of sand bags on u/s,d/s and top of the falling shutters of sangam anicut from 1 to 334 nos to head up of storage at sangam anicut for let out the required discharges to kavali canal and kanupuru canal of sangam mandal of spsr nellore district
More than 500 farmer families and thousands of acres of paddy fields in the area have been affected due to the Sengaloya anicut, which has been damaged due to the floods.
Tenders are invited for Neeru-chettu - construction of u/s protection walls to godderu anicut near mokkalapadu village in venkatagiri mandal of spsr nellore district