spillway

[n] - a channel that carries excess water over or around a dam or other obstruction
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Spillway

see EMBRASURE.
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Spillway

Spill'way` noun A sluiceway or passage for superfluous water in a reservoir, to prevent too great pressure on the dam.
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spillway

A sluiceway or passage for superfluous water in a reservoir, to prevent too great pressure on the dam. ... Source: Websters Dictionary ... (01 Mar 1998) ...
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spillway

spill noun a channel that carries excess water over or around a dam or other obstruction
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Spillway

• (n.) A sluiceway or passage for superfluous water in a reservoir, to prevent too great pressure on the dam.
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spillway

passage for surplus water over or around a dam when the reservoir itself is full. Spillways are particularly important safety features for earth ... [1 related articles]
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Spillway

A passage for surplus water to flow over or around a dam.
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spillway

Type: Term Pronunciation: spil′wā Definitions: 1. A groove or channel through which food may pass from the occlusal surfaces of teeth during the masticatory process. Synonyms: sluiceway
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Spillway

A spillway is a structure used to provide the controlled release of flows from a dam or levee into a downstream area, typically being the river that was dammed. In the UK they may be known as overflow channels. Spillways release floods so that the water does not overtop and damage or even destroy the dam. Except during flood periods, water does no...
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SPILLWAY

see EMBRASURE.
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