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noun

1An embankment or causeway.
Example sentences
  • He stressed that plans were also in place to create bunds, or embankments, to contain the stockpiles, although covering them was impractical for operational reasons.
  • Temporary bunds on nullahs, rivulets or small rivers erected by using empty cement bags, popularly known as Vanarai Bunds, have proved most effective.
  • Previously, the developers had planned to deposit the peat in bunds on the hillside site - a proposal which caused concern that it would not be stable.
1.1A wall surrounding an industrial fuel tank.

Origin

Early 19th century: via Urdu from Persian.

Words that rhyme with bund

fund, Lund, rotund

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bund 2 Syllabification: bund
Pronunciation: /bo͝ond/

Entry from US English dictionary

noun

1An association, especially a political one.
1.1 (Bund) A pro-Nazi German-American organization of the 1930s.
1.2 (Bund) An Ashkenazi Jewish socialist movement founded in Russia in 1897.

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