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Bell and Schwarber are imperiling fans in concession lines and sunbathers on remote berms with blasts far beyond the outfield fences.This Nationals spring has been filled with happy returns. Now let’s see if they last.|Thomas M. Boswell|March 25, 2021|Washington Post
Earlier that year, heavy rains had threatened to send water pouring over the top of an ash pond’s berm at Plant Branch, which could have caused a major breach.
When Georgia Power fired up Plant Scherer’s first unit in late 1982, water and ash flowed into a giant hole buttressed by an earthen berm that stood 100 feet tall.
As I reach the berm of sand, tile and stucco that marked a kind of front line, bodies are being piled on carts in the street.
The next day U.S. and British forces drove through a breach in the high berm dividing Kuwait from Iraq.America’s Lost Decade in Iraq: A Marine Officer Looks Back|Benjamin Busch|March 19, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Risberm, ris-berm′, n. a glacis in jetties to withstand the violence of the sea.
The section through the face of the bastion shows a demi-revetment with wide berm, and a hedge as an additional obstacle.
A pioneer swam across, hauled over a cable, and made it fast to the hedge on the berm.
The erection of the caisson was started, about the middle of January, on the rock berm surrounding the 20 by 50-ft.Transactions of the American Society of Civil Engineers, vol. LXVIII, Sept. 1910|James H. Brace, Francis Mason and S. H. Woodard
Within a few minutes there was a very respectable earthen berm across the front of the recess.The Golden Skull|John Blaine