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  • Red lobster cesspools made dams’ loops’ secrets bolder.
  • Did I fill up space dams?… a hobo has made caps pull if I did.
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DAMS is an auto racing team from France, involved in many areas of motorsport. DAMS was founded in 1988 by Jean-Paul Driot and former Formula One driver René Arnoux. It is headquartered near Le Mans, only 2 km from the Bugatti Circuit.


"Dams" is a book by Lynn M. Stone.


  1. Dams a.k.a. Dam: A dam is a barrier that impounds water or underground streams. The reservoirs created by dams not only suppress floods but provide water for various needs to include irrigation, human consumption, industrial use, aquaculture and navigability. Hydropower is often used in conjunction with dams to generate electricity. A dam can also be used to collect water or for storage of water which can be evenly distributed between locations. Dams generally serve the primary purpose of retaining water, while other structures such as floodgates or levees are used to manage or prevent water flow into specific land regions.
    • also known as 水坝
  2. DAMS is a make of automobile produced by Driot Associés Motor Sport.
  3. Dams a.k.a. SMAD in the antisense orientation is a gene.
    • also known as hypothetical protein LOC9597

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Google previewReservoir Sediment Management (2011)

by Sahnaz Tigrek, Tuce Aras

The reason for using only Turkey dams is that we have chance to gained enough data to run RESCON programme. 5.2 HISTORICAL BACKGROUND OF DAM CONSTRUCTION IN TURKEY: EXPERIENCE, LESSONS, MALPRACTICES In ...

Google previewHydraulic Engineering IV (2016)

Proceedings of the 4th International Technical Conference on Hydraulic Engineering (CHE 2016, Hong Kong, 16-17 July 2016) by Liquan Xie

Monitoring index of the arch dam According to the statistics, damage to arch dams is a process that extends gradually from local damage to overall instability. This process is usually qualitatively defined at three stages: normal state, ...

Google previewContemporary Water Governance in the Global South (2015)

Scarcity, Marketization and Participation by Leila M. Harris, Jacqueline A. Goldin, Christopher Sneddon

The most important feature that makes SHPs more sustainable compared to large dams is that most SHPs are runoftheriver and require neither damming nor a reservoir to hold large amounts of water. This minimizes the problem of flooding, ...

Google previewDarwin, Marx and Freud (2013)

Their Influence on Moral Theory by Arthur L. Caplan, Bruce Jennings

One gets an impression from civilized children that the construction of these dams is a product of education, and no doubt education has much to do with it. But in reality this development is organically determined and fixed by heredity, and ...

Google previewInternational Seminars on Nuclear War and Planetary Emergencies 48th Session (2016)

The Role of Science in the Third Millennium by Richard Ragaini

Dams have also been used by ISIS as weapons and loss of control over dams is a strategic threat to Iraq. Reuters reported in April - 'Iraq insurgents use water as weapon after seizing dam' when the ten Fallujah dam gates ...

Google previewA Silence of Desire (2009)

by Kamala Markandaya, Kamala

'The Coffer Dams is an absorbing tale about mechanical strength and spiritual weakness, physical certainties and moral doubts. It is set in modern India but the conflict of values at its heart is universal'—John Masters Fiction Rs 250 ○ 185 ...

Google previewThe New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture (2014)

Volume 8: Environment by Martin Melosi

several dams along the Mississippi River have reduced the ...

Google previewChildren's Illustrated Encyclopedia (2016)

by DK

Dams help provide us with much of the water we need by trapping water from flowing rivers. Building a dam across a river creates a huge lake, called a reservoir, behind the dam. Reservoirs also provide water to irrigate large areas of farmland ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of American Social Movements (2015)

by Immanuel Ness

wide effort to remove dams and restore fishery populations. A key group in this nationwide effort has been Trout Unlimited, an organization that supports and promotes trout fly-fishing as well as conservation and restoration efforts. This group ...

Google previewThe American and English Encyclopaedia of Law (1905)

by David Shephard Garland, Lucius Polk McGehee, James Cockcroft, Charles Porterfield

DAMS, cont'd. DAMS, c0nt'd. Ejectment: Liability for injuries caused by erection of Overflowing lands by erection of dam,

Felony: injuring dams, 12-1033 Fish and fisheries: ...

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Admiration of the proletariat, like that of dams, power stations, and aeroplanes, is part of the ideology of the machine age. (Bertrand Russell)
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Scrabble value of D2A1M3S1

The value of this 4-letter word is 7 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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