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Noun dam has 3 senses
- dam, dike, dyke, levee - a barrier constructed to contain the flow of water or to keep out the sea
--1 is a kind of barrier
--1 has particulars:
- decameter, dekameter, decametre, dekametre, dam, dkm - a metric unit of length equal to ten meters
--2 is a kind of metric linear unit
--2 is a part of hectometer, hectometre, hm
--2 has parts: meter, metre, m
- dam - female parent of an animal especially domestic livestock
--3 is a kind of female