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dike

and dyke
n. a lesbian; a bulldiker. (Rude and derogatory.) Who’s the dike in the cowboy boots?
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The intended use of surface waters includes construction of two dikes damming with permanent transfers and basins wypadowymi in place of the natural valley unnamed watercourse.
Local scour around the spur dike foundations failure spur dikes.
Timing of Early Jurassic "feeder" dike emplacement, northern Appalachians: Evidence for synchronicity with basin basalts.
After cutting and removing stumps, the earthen dike will be graded and stabilized, and grass will be planted.
Layers of clogs and straw are built up, and the dike is extended farther into the river.
Mr Rickman provided the reference when Mr Dike, who had joined the Ringwood, Hampshire firm in August 1999, applied for a job as associate partner with St James's Place Wealth Management Group plc.
The company has been in Sudbury for the past four months developing a exploration strategy with consultant Scott Jobin-Bevans, managing director, Caracle Creek International Consulting, which has made the initial quartz dike identification.
This paper summarizes the river dike damage recently seen in Japan (Sasaki et.
The World Wildlife Foundation and the Japan Wetlands Action Network joined with local fishermen in repeatedly petitioning the Japanese government to halt the construction of the dike.
Canada border manned the dikes Saturday as they worked to hold off the swelling Red River.
The work will include cutting and removal of approximately 1,600 trees on the south dike ranging in size from saplings up to 32-inches diameter, with the majority of trees in the 10-inch to 20-inch range.
has identified Pele's Levack property as being a quartz diorite dike.
also were evacuated Saturday after an 8-foot dike burst.
The structure of this dike complex, say the researchers, suggest that the Yellowknife rocks "evolved in a basin floored by oceanic [rather than continental] crust.
TORONTO -- NEW OFFSET DIKE EXTENDS OVER 3 KILOMETRES ON PELE CLAIMS