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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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Bryconamericus iheringii and Hypostomus ancistroides were the only species shared between sampling points upstream and downstream of the artificial dam.
Trees uprooted by Pablo's 175-kilometer-per hour-winds choked the upper portion of Mayo River, creating an artificial dam, which eventually collapsed under the huge volume of rainwater that accumulated there, Balbin said.
The project covers the rehabilitation of storage facilities on the farm and the dilapidated channels, which bring water from the Bontanga artificial dam to the farms.
President Zardari who had been in touch with the local authorities and directed immediate relief and rehabilitation measures on January 4 and March 8, enquired about the progress made so far and emergency measures in case the artificial dam bursts.
President Zardari who had been in touch with the local authorities and had directed immediate relief and rehabilitation measures on January 4 and March 8, enquired about the progress made so far and emergency measures in case the artificial dam bursts.