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Synonyms for dam

to stop or prevent passage of

Synonyms for dam

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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Thanks to the initiative taken by the Secretary of Defence the money necessary to construct an anicut across Yan Oya was allocated and the construction of this anicut was duly completed.
With the help of the anicut, irrigation water will be given to 3,480 acres.