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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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Completed in 1967 and rising to 770 feet at its crest, Oroville Dam is the tallest earthfill dam in the United States.
This massive undertaking marks the beginning of one of the largest earthfill dam projects in the United States," said Dennis Majors, Metropolitan's project manager for the $1.
Normal earthfill dams have a number of features that make them impermeable and strong.