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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 project features a dedicated artificial insemination stud to house sire line boars for commercial pig production and dam line males for great-grandparent and grandparent matings.
Since his demise in December 2007, his frozen semen has produced many litters, and came up with the Steel City Cup ace in an all-male batch of seven out of Synone Starlight (Synone Freddie- Synone Fays), a very good bitch from an undistinguished dam line.
We selected Ubeauty for both his measured and visually outstanding performance, and coming from a consistently productive, milky dam line," said Neil Caul on behalf of the consortium who between them run 40 pedigree cows together with more than 200 commercial cattle.
WHILE Lil Risky's victory in the John Smith's Peterborough Derby has confirmed his changed image from two-bend sprinter to sharp four-bender, his dam line has mutated too, from coursing to track.
The dam line has links to Rayvin Giovanni, so the pups are bred in the purple.
From an artificially engineered litter of eight by Honcho Classic, Freedom Chief is not from one of his breeder's long-established families, Lennon having bought into this dam line when acquiring his mother, Lemon Divine (Spiral Nikita-Simply Divine) from another breeder.