"dike" translation into Swedish

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"dike" in Swedish

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"dike" in English

EN dike
volume_up
{noun}

1. general

dike (also: arrest, bar, barrier, block)
dike (also: barrage, basin, dam, pool)
volume_up
damm {comm. gen.}
dike (also: barrier, obstruction)
volume_up
barriär {comm. gen.}
dike (also: dam, dyke, embankment, weir)
volume_up
fördämning {comm. gen.}

2. slang

dike (also: dyke)
volume_up
lesbisk kvinna {comm. gen.}

3. geology

dike
volume_up
gång  {comm. gen.} (en intrusion av magma längs svag)

4. pejorative

dike
volume_up
flata {comm. gen.} [pej.]

5. British English

dike (also: ditch, trench, dyke)

Synonyms (English) for "dike":

dike

Context sentences for "dike" in Swedish

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EnglishThen, the wood frame around the dike.
EnglishOnce they have completed the construction of a new polder, they suddenly find that a dike is much too low and they immediately have to set to work on it.
När de är färdiga med anläggandet av en ny invallning visar sig plötsligt en vall vara alldeles för låg, och man måste genast återgå till arbetet med den.