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barrage of criticism

A large amount of criticism, condemnation, or reproach. The congressman faced a barrage of criticism for his remarks this morning.
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Water Expert Idress Rajput suggested that the structure of the barrage was strong enough.
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Water Expert Mr Bashir Dahar said that it is the SOP of the barrage management that effective flushing, closure of headworks during large flows are to be made.
The drawings echo plans proposed in 2007 in which Mersey Docks and Harbour Company owners Peel Holdings lodged a bid to build a tidal barrage.
If the barrage were built where I've indicated, a means would have to be available to give large ships access to Cardiff, Newport and Avonmouth Docks.
L'ambassadeur a declare que l'Ethiopie est prete a recevoir des techniciens soudanais de consulter le comite ethiopienne sur la construction du barrage et si un probleme, il sera traite par ce comite.
Pakistan considers construction of Wullar Barrage by India near Sopore in Indian-administered Kashmir as a violation of the 1960 Indus Waters Treaty.
He said: "I was one of those who had serious concerns about this project but now that we have it here and it has taken up resources which could have been better used there is a moral duty on the council to see the barrage kept in working order.
The council will be working urgently on procuring specialist external support for the future maintenance of the barrage.
Existing barriers in France and the Netherlands have shown that barrages fundamentally change the ecology of an estuary.
The Gazette can reveal that not a single one of the 89 Tees fish (75 salmon and 14 sea trout) that were electronically tagged managed to get through the fish pass at the barrage - though four entered it.
The Marina Barrage beat 33 other entries to take home the top prize in this year's competition organised by the American Academy of Environmental Engineers (AAEE), becoming the second project outside of USA to win the award, in the last decade.
BEIRUT: Veteran Lebanese advertising and media executive Nadim Barrage was laid to rest in Beirut on Thursday following his death in Dubai last week.
Plans for a tidal barrage, which could generate up to five per cent of the UK's electricity, are being considered by the Government's green energy watchdog the Sustainable Development Commission.
For a teacher of young violinists, a performance by the musical troupe Barrage probably is enough to cause palpitations.