Verb(1) take temporary possession of as a security, by legal authority(2) place or shut up in a pound
(1) At a cost of Ôö¼├║26 million, the marina project will initially require significant civil engineering work to create the development land and impound water within the marina.(2) Other times they would just impound our goods for selling food in the complex,├ö├ç├û she recalls.(3) Dams could both drop water and impound it, and multipurpose dams after World War II seemed self justifying.(4) It makes no sense to impound stray animals if there is no place to keep them.(5) Tough new regulations giving the Vehicle Inspectorate powers to impound heavy goods vehicles operated without a licence are now in force with the industry's backing.(6) If Yellowstone's waters had been dammed, two iconic national parks would have succumbed to resource development, and it would have been far easier to impound water in all national parks.(7) Pakistan's fear is that the project would impound the Chenab waters within India and thus deprive Pakistan what is exclusively its.(8) Under the law, police can impound the cars and the court can permanently confiscate a vehicle if it is used to commit a second offence.(9) TLDP III alone will impound water in a reservoir and submerge 156.49 hectares.(10) it will impound a reservoir 130 miles long(11) This topography limits Iraq's ability to impound the waters of the Euphrates behind high dams; consequently, they empty into the Gulf without being put to use.(12) The research added: ├ö├ç├┐At present, police do not have the legal authority to impound these vehicles.├ö├ç├û(13) A dam is an artificial barrier constructed across a stream channel to impound water.(14) Birds love water, and wildlife authorities are planning to create a few more ponds inside the Guindy National Park to impound rainwater more effectively.(15) When the Three Gorges Dam begins to impound the waters of the Yangtze River in south central China later this year, dozens of the mountains and other elevated areas upstream will become islands.(16) Indeed, the dams which impound the headwaters release a weekly dose of ├ö├ç├┐compensation flow├ö├ç├û, which delivers at least one artificial spate for your holiday, even with the sun beating down.
1. confiscate ::
2. pen in ::
3. sequester ::
4. pound ::
Different Formsimpound, impounded, impounding, impounds
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