The ceremony at the Nieuwe Kerk on dam Square should be a model of stately splendor.
That broke the dam,” Buchanan said, “and told Republicans it was okay to go with the third party this year.
When the family was fine, or when a cruel employee at the dam was behind the flood, God was left out of the explanation.
“This was the first time the government has acknowledged public opinion,” says Than Htut Aung, a leader of the dam opposition.
The dam preventing countries and institutions from legitimizing Palestine and delegitimizing Israel may soon break.
Kravkof suggested that they should dam this stream below the town.
He was not likely to forget; but you cannot dam up life like a sluggish stream.
But just at this point the dam was the strongest, and, in fact, the least in danger.
Do you know, sir, that a dam' Malay like a monkey is in charge of your ship—and no one else.
Now when Peter jumped out so suddenly, he had landed right at one end of the dam.
"water barrier," early 14c., probably from Old Norse dammr or Middle Dutch dam, both from Proto-Germanic *dammaz (cf. Old Frisian damm, German Damm), of unknown origin.
"animal mother," c.1300, variant of dame (q.v.), also originally used, like that word, for "lady, mother;" but meanings diverged into separate spellings by 16c.
late 15c., from dam (n.1). Related: Dammed; damming.
A barrier against the passage of liquid or loose material, especially a rubber sheet used in dentistry to isolate one or more teeth from the rest of the mouth.
Dam (dām, däm), (Carl Peter) Henrik. 1895-1976.
Danish biochemist. He shared a 1943 Nobel Prize for the discovery of vitamin K.