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Definition of Anicut

Anicut
Anicut An"i*cut, Annicut An"ni*cut, n. [Tamil anai kattu dam building.] A dam or mole made in the course of a stream for the purpose of regulating the flow of a system of irrigation. [India] --Brande & C.

Meaning of Anicut from wikipedia

- An anicut (Originated from Tamil language அணைக்கட்டு)is a masonry check dam that is constructed across a stream to impound water for maintaining and regulating...
- Kallanai (also known as the Grand Anicut) is an ancient dam. It is built (in running water) across the Kaveri river flowing from Tiruchirapalli District...
- Mamannar Kalingarayan Anicut is a dam constructed on the Bhavani river (tributary of Kaveri River) in the South Indian state of Tamil Nadu. It is located...
- (Kodaimelalagian anicut), Nathiyunni channel (Nathiyunni anicut), Kannadian channel (Kannadian anicut), Kodagan channel (Ariyanayagipuram anicut), Palayam (Palavur...
- Chola kings who won the whole of Ceylon[citation needed] (Lanka). The Grand anicut was built after his conquest over the Singalese kingdom and he used Singalese...
- Seethanagaram is a mandal in Vizianagaram district of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. Seethanagaram is a Mandal in Vizianagaram District of Andhra...
- Saiva and Vaishnava revivalism in the Bhakti movement. Kallanai or Grand Anicut, an ancient dam built on the Kaveri River in Thanjavur district by Karikala...
- mandal of Vizianagaram district in Andhra Pradesh, India. Peda Ankalam Anicut was constructed across River Suvarnamukhi, a tributary of River Nagavali...
- foundations in a sandbed. In 1844, Cotton recommended the construction of an "anicut" (a dam made in a stream for maintaining and regulating irrigation) and...
- sanitation in India Water pollution in India "Head works (Dam, Barrage, Weir, Anicut) in India". Government of India. Archived from the original on 21 September...