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Hoover Dam

noun

  1. a dam in the western US, on the Colorado River on the border between Nevada and Arizona; forms Lake Mead. Height: 222 m (727 ft). Length: 354 m (1180 ft) Former name (1933–47)Boulder Dam


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The Hoover Dam, along with similar projects, forever changed the West.

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