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Fluctuations in the lake due to floods are controlled by an immense spillway dam built of concrete.The Wonder Book of Knowledge|Various
The spillway is so arranged that as the level of the water in the lake rises the discharging capacity increases.The Panama Canal|Frederic Jennings Haskin
The spillway, too, if enlarged by explosives, would make a nasty hole to build up.
The spillway is a concrete-lined opening cut through a hill of rock near the center of the dam.
Behind was the bubbling, leaping flow of the spillway itself, and Gatun Dam.Raiders Invisible|Desmond Winter Hall