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  Words related to dam

Related / Similar Words: dyke, levee, decameter, dekameter, decametre, dekametre, dkm, dam up

 

Definition:
  • female parent of an animal especially domestic livestock;
  • a barrier constructed to contain the flow of water or to keep out the sea;
  • a metric unit of length equal to ten meters;
  • obstruct with, or as if with, a dam; "dam the gorges of the Yangtse River";

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    Hyponyms: Aswan High Dam, Aswan Dam, High Dam, Hoover Dam, milldam, weir

     

    Part Meronyms: hectometer, hectometre, hm

     

    Derivational Morphology: dyke, dam up, levee

     

    Anagrams: mad

     

    Language Translations:
    Arabic: سد   Croatian: nasip  
    Dutch: dam   Estonian: tamm  
    Finnish: pato   French: barrage  
    German: Damm   Hungarian: gát  
    Ido: aquobarilo   Italian: argine  
    Polish: tama   Portuguese: barragem  
    Romanian: baraj   Russian: плотина  
    Serbian: nasip   Telugu: వంతెన  
     
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