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English noun: levee

1. levee (group) a formal reception of visitors or guests (as at a royal court)


Broader (hypernym)reception

2. levee (artifact) a pier that provides a landing place on a river


Broader (hypernym)dock, pier, wharf, wharfage

3. levee (artifact) an embankment that is built in order to prevent a river from overflowing


Broader (hypernym)embankment









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