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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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At present the water level of 29,000 cusecs at Guddu Barrage, 26,000 cusecs at Sukkur Barrage and 3,405 cusecs at Kotri Barrage had been recorded.
In a blow to Odisha government, the VWDT on Wednesday permitted Andhra Pradesh to construct the Neradi barrage on the inter-state river.
Rabhi a explique que le barrage de Sidi Salem fournit la majeure partie de l'eau potable du Grand Tunis, du Cap bon, du Sahel et de Sfax.
She said about 4,000 students and faculty members lined up along the street of the university at noon for the noise barrage.
With the existing condition, the Barrage is hardly going to survive for one decade and if proper renovation was done then it may last for another couple of decades, a report quoted official sources as saying.
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.
Yes, today the barrage is a jewel in Cardiff 's crown, but 20 years ago various groups did everything they could to stop it being built - Crab (Cardiff residents against the barrage), spread terrible tales of flooding and a sewage infested lake, the RSPB claimed birds would starve.
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.
The World Bank said it has approved USD188 million to improve the reliability and safety of the Guddu Barrage needed due to natural aging of the infrastructure, and to strengthen the Sindh irrigation department's capacity to operate and manage the barrages.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-July 7, 2015-World Bank approves USD188m to rehabilitate Guddu Barrage
ANEW business behind proposals for a PS25bn tidal barrage in the Severn Estuary is in advanced discussions towards securing an initial funding round of PS10m.
thiopie au Soudan Abadi Zimo a predit la position du gouvernement egyptien comme la position du Soudan vers la construction du barrage de la Renaissance ethiopienne.
Une photo du detournement du cours du fleuve du Nil Bleu, prise par satellite, le 28 mai dernier, a servi de base pour une evaluation des influences du Barrage Al Nahda sur l'Egypte.
Jim Cousins, who was Newcastle Central MP until the last election, said Newcastle City Council had "a moral duty" to ensure a pounds 4m unused Quayside barrage is brought back into working use.
CITY officials have "a moral duty" to ensure a pounds 4m unused Quayside barrage is brought back into working use, a former MP has claimed.