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a concentrated outpouring, as of missiles, words, or blows

to direct a barrage at

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the rapid and continuous delivery of linguistic communication (spoken or written)

the heavy fire of artillery to saturate an area rather than hit a specific target

address with continuously or persistently, as if with a barrage

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Water Expert Ali Gohar Shah said that if pond level of Sukkur Barrage was increased it would cause seepage on both the banks, right and left.
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Briefing the meeting the consultant, Mr Ian Heijne said that under the project the barrage structure would be made safe and sound; flood capacity to be enhanced from 11.
Joe Clayton, Nathan Foakeand Josh Thomas designed the barrage as part of a final project when studying for their MA in architecture at Liverpool University.
L es retenues des principaux barrages du Royaume, tous usages confondus, ont atteint plus de 12,97 milliards de m3 a la date du 31 mars 2015, enregistrant ainsi un taux de remplissage de 82,8%, contre plus de 11,37 milliards de m3 (72,6%) a la meme date de l'annee precedente, selon la situation journaliere des barrages, publiee sur le site du ministere delegue charge de l'eau.
More recently, a tidal barrage between Lavernock, near Penarth, and Brean Down, near Westonsuper-Mare, was much discussed, but in 2010 the UK Government ruled out public funding for such a huge barrage and in 2012 Peter Hain's private sector Hafren consortium also failed to get Government backing.
Dans une declarations sur le barrage ,au centre des etudes du futur mercredi, il a dit que la construction du barrage a des avantages sur l'Egypte, le Soudan et l'Ethiopie soulignant que ce qui est pris par le gouvernement soudanais en ce qui concerne la construction du barrage et une position honorable en affirmant le manque de soutien israelien a l'Ethiopie dans la construction du barrage.
Talks over Wullar Barrage would have been the first of a series of resumed bilateral dialogue this year, reports The Dawn.
Former Newcastle Central MP Jim Cousins hit out after it emerged Newcastle Council had left the Ouseburn Barrage unused for 20 months.
He said: "I was one of those who had serious concerns about this project, but now that we have it here and it has taken up resources which could have been better used, there is a moral duty on the council to see the barrage kept in working order.
The barrage is not acceptable under any circumstances.
THE Tees barrage is blocking the passage upstream of huge numbers of salmon and sea trout.
Singapore, May 7, 2009 - (ACN Newswire) - Marina Barrage, Singapore's latest waterfront icon was conferred the Superior Achievement Award - the highest honour of the competition for the best project entry - at the AAEE Annual Awards Luncheon held in Washington, DC, USA yesterday.
Summary: Veteran Lebanese advertising and media executive Nadim Barrage was laid to rest in Beirut on Thursday following his death in Dubai last week.
The Government was yesterday urged to listen to protesters campaigning against "dreadfully damaging" proposals for a barrage across the River Severn.