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hydraulic structures
Subject Category
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
X Research, Technology and Engineering
Definition
A manmade structure that serves the purpose of diverting, restricting, stopping, or otherwise controlling the natural flow of water.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
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http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/21737.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/21737
Used For
gabions
rip raps
water control structures
Broader Term
manmade structures
water management
Narrower Term
canals (waterways)
culverts
dams (hydrology)
fish ladders
hydraulic flumes
spillways
weirs
wells
Related Term
flood control
Spanish
estructuras hidráulicas
Term Number
21737