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Synonyms for dam

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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began work on a draft EIS on the relicensing of the Condit Dam.
FWS and NMFS, conditioning the relicensing of the dam on the
With the water shortage in Rawalpindi, the provincial government found it had no other option but to start work on the Daducha Dam.
The Small Dam Organisation prepared the PC-I for the dam which was approved by the Punjab Planning Commission on Jan 2 in Lahore.
As dams become silted, like in the Angat Dam, the capacity of the dam to store water is reduced.
Bautista said the San Roque Multi-Purpose Dam has been adversely affected by the environmental degradation, which was aggravated by mining activities.
Even though our dams are quite safe, in the rare event of a dam failure, extensive damage to property, environment and sometimes loss of life occurs.
The dam did not fail despite dramatic damage, sparing nearby cities of flooding.
In August, 2009, DEC adopted a revised set of dam safety regulations that provide flexibility for dam owners--especially owners of small dams--while improving the safeguards necessary to protect communities and infrastructure.
Research studies have proved that using a rubber dam significantly reduces the microbial content of aerosols produced during routine dental procedures.
The main objective of this paper is to describe the environmental impacts of Kalabagh dam and discusses the positive and negative impacts based on the probability of their occurrence and their severity.
The Ice Dam Liquidators team left February 18th on the 21-hour drive from Minneapolis to Boston and started working the moment they arrived.
Dam break includes any type of partial or general damages in dam body which leads in occasional outlet of uncontrollable water volume in river.
The storage capacity of the lake of Bisha Valley dam reaches "193,64" million cubic meters of water.
La Parota would have consisted of a 900 MW dam on the Papagayo River 28km from the city of Acapulco in the state of Guerrero.