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What is a dam?

  A dam is a   Short for digital asset management, a system that creates a centralized repository for digital files that allows the content to be archived, searched and (MORE)

What are dams?

  1 a barrier to obstruct the flow of water, esp. one of earth, masonry, etc., built across a stream or river. 2. a body of water confined by a dam. 3. any barrier resembl (MORE)

What is a dam for?

  Keeping water in reserve for times of drought so that there is plenty of drinking water, agricultural needs, and in some cases a minimum river height for navigation. If (MORE)

What is dam?

A dam is a big wall to stop water getting through to certain places. It is also used to irrigate water, and some dams, to make hydroelectricity. Hydroelectricity is electricit (MORE)

What type of dam is the Hoover Dam?

Hoover Dam is what is called an arch-gravity dam. The name curved-gravity dam or arched dam might also be applied. This type of dam uses a curve or arch which has it's apex or (MORE)

What do dam do?

A dam is a big wall to stop water getting through to certain places. It is also used to irrigate water, and some dams, to make hydroelectricity. Hydroelectricity is electricit (MORE)