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enclose with banks, as for support or protection

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So, in order to comply with the obligations imposed on us by the EU we had to stop dredging and embanking and allow rivers to 'reconnect with their floodplains', as the currently fashionable jargon has it.
Dilating upon the vision of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for the economic development of the country, Senator Ishaq Dar said that we are confident that we will steer the country out of the present financial situation and micro economic imbalances by embanking on a policy of zero tolerance for corruption and transparency in all our transactions.
4 bn SBA) and see how reforms are progressing before embanking on a new program.
1120-40 (Phase 3), the chapel and garderobe to 1140-70, and the embanking of the tower after 1175.