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  1. milldamnoun

    dam to make a millpond to provide power for a water mill


  1. milldamnoun

    A dam constructed across a river or stream in order to create a millpond.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Milldamnoun

    a dam or mound to obstruct a water course, and raise the water to a height sufficient to turn a mill wheel


  1. Milldam

    A milldam is a dam constructed on a waterway to create a mill pond. Water passing through a dam's spillway is used to turn a water wheel and provide energy to the many varieties of watermill. By raising the water level so that the overflow has farther to fall, a milldam increases the potential energy that a mill can harness and use for various tasks.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of milldam in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of milldam in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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