embankment

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Definition/MeaningWord/Phrase
embankment built around a space for defensive purposes bulwark , rampart , wall
channel for sewer or drain crossing road or embankment conduit , culvert
drain or sewer under road or embankment conduit , culvert
flood barrier embankment dike , levee
river embankment to prevent flooding levee
anti-flood embankment levee
embankment that is built in order to prevent a river from overflowing levee
facing (usually masonry) that supports an embankment revetement , revetment , stone facing
wall or embankment, protective revetment
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