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levee
'lɛviː
Main
English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. An embankment that is built in order to prevent a river from overflowing.
  2. A pier that provides a landing place on a river.
  3. A formal reception of visitors or guests (as at a royal court).
Hyphenationlev•ee
Part of Speech(名) noun
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早朝zǎocháolevee
大堤dàdībarrier
海堤hǎidīlevee; dyke; seawall
堤岸dī'ànembankment; bank; levee
堤防dīfángdike; embankment; levee
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