03160309-n 'a barrier constructed to contain the flow of water or to keep out the sea';
 
Chinese (simplified) , 水坝 , 堤坝 ,
English dam 2 ( ) , dike ( ) , dyke ( ) , bank , breakwater , seawall , embankment , levee , floodwall
Indonesian bendung , empang , benteng , pengempang , tebat , rintangan , tambak
Japanese 井堰 , ダム , , , 堤防 , 提防 , 堰堤 , 築堤 , 防波堤 , 土手 ,
Definitions
English
a barrier constructed to contain the flow of water or to keep out the sea
Japanese
水の流れを溜めておいたり海水を排除しておくために構築される防壁
Relations
Hyponym: milldam weir
Hypernym: barrier
Instance: aswan_high_dam glen_canyon_dam hoover_dam
Semantic Field: artifactn
External Links

SUMO: ⊂ StationaryArtifact

TempoWN: (Past: 0.000; Present: 0.997; Future: 0.002)

SentiWN: (+0.00 -0.00) MLSentiCon: (+0.00 -0.00)


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