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hI draw' lik, operated by water or other liquid under pressure

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Hoover Dam
Hoover Dam
(aka Boulder Dam) spans the Colorado River on the Arizona-Nevada border, about 25 miles southeast of Las Vegas. With a total height of 726.4 feet, it is the highest concrete dam in the United States, and the 18th highest in the world.

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Harbors and Coastal Protective Works

Dams
Dams
a barrier to obstruct the flow of water

Canals and Inland Navigation
Canals and Inland Navigation

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