Meaning of DAM in English

DAM

(~s, ~ming, ~med)

1.

A ~ is a wall that is built across a river in order to stop the water flowing and to make a lake.

...plans to build a ~ on the Danube River.

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2.

To ~ a river means to build a ~ across it.

...plans to ~ the nearby Delaware River...

VERB: V n

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