wing dam

noun

Definition of wing dam

 (Entry 1 of 2)

wing-dam

transitive verb

Definition of wing-dam (Entry 2 of 2)

: to provide (as a river) with a wing dam

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“Wing dam.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wing%20dam. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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