weir

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weir

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. a river weir
  2. build a weir to [regulate, raise, control, divert] the water
  3. the weir [regulates] the water level
  4. build a weir [across, over] a river
  5. water [flowing, rising] over the weir
  6. one of the weirs [broke, was damaged]
  7. [upstream, downstream] from the weir
  8. [lay, prepare] a fish weir
  9. [lay] a weir to catch fish
  10. caught [herring, tuna] in the weir
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