English-Indonesian

Levee
kb. 1 bendungan, tanggul. 2 (quay, pier) dermaga.

English-English

levee
The act of rising. A morning assembly or reception of visitors, -- in distinction from a soiree, or evening assembly; a matinee; hence, also, any general or somewhat miscellaneous gathering of guests, whether in the daytime or evening; as, the president''s levee. An embankment to prevent inundation; as, the levees along the Mississippi; sometimes, the steep bank of a river. To keep within a channel by means of levees; as, to levee a river.
levee
The act of rising. A morning assembly or reception of visitors, -- in distinction from a soiree, or evening assembly; a matinee; hence, also, any general or somewhat miscellaneous gathering of guests, whether in the daytime or evening; as, the president''s levee. An embankment to prevent inundation; as, the levees along the Mississippi; sometimes, the steep bank of a river. To keep within a channel by means of levees; as, to levee a river.

Source: Webster's Unabridged Dictionary



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