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dike

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1 a bank of earth constructed to control water
  • an elaborate system of dikes built to protect the lowlands from the relentless onslaught of the sea

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2 a long narrow channel dug in the earth
  • water flowed along the dike to the small pond

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dike

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as in fence, gate

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The first known use of dike was in the 13th century

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“Dike.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dike. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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