Definition of Embanked. Meaning of Embanked. Synonyms of Embanked

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Definition of Embanked

Embanked
Embank Em*bank", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Embanked; p. pr. & vb. n. Embanking.] [Pref. em- + bank. Cf. Imbank.] To throw up a bank so as to confine or to defend; to protect by a bank of earth or stone.
Embank
Embank Em*bank", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Embanked; p. pr. & vb. n. Embanking.] [Pref. em- + bank. Cf. Imbank.] To throw up a bank so as to confine or to defend; to protect by a bank of earth or stone.

Meaning of Embanked from wikipedia

- nutrients, ice scour, and waves. Large tracts of tidal marsh have been embanked and artificially drained. They are usually known by the Dutch name of polders...
- present width. Since the Victorian era the Thames has been extensively embanked, and many of its London tributaries now flow underground. The Thames is...
- Antique Dutch windmills used to pump water into the embanked river to prevent waterlogging of the lowlands (polders) behind them....
- horseshoe arrangement of the five central trilithons, the heel stone, and the embanked avenue, are aligned to the sunset of the winter solstice and the opposing...
- The Seven Monuments is an embanked stone circle and National Monument located in County Galway, Ireland. The stones stand by the roadside about 3.4 km...
- earthen bank of Wet Withens is over 30m in diameter, making it the largest embanked stone circle in Derbyshire. Most of the stones of the ring are quite hidden...
- legally protected treaty port. The word bund means an embankment or an embanked quay. The word comes from the Persian word band, through Hindustani, meaning...
- Details of M/V Silver Cloud embanked at St. Petersburg, Russia on 12 August 2009...
- has risen, the rivulets have been built over, and the Thames has been embanked. There is now no sign of Thorney Island. The name is kept only by Thorney...
- a new 1,005 meter long concrete/steel road bridge including 38.5 km of embanked highway through Barotse Floodplain constructed between 2011 and 2016 by...
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