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right bank

[′rīt ¦baŋk]
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That bank of a stream or river on the right of the observer when he is facing in the direction of flow, or downstream.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Now, the growers were getting water a full gauge and their kharif crops on the Right Bank of canals.
Currently, the river flowing parallel to the right bank over four furlongs had deflected to the right bank, said the sources.
The terrorist was arrested as he was trying to infiltrate into the right bank of Mosul to degaise among the displaced people in Musheirefah district, Baghdad Post reported.
With the Energization of this 132 KV Nishat-Right Bank Tarbela-GadoonAmazai-Swabi Double Circuit Transmission Line will reduced load shedding and will significant improvement in voltage and stable supply to the areas of 7 grid stations which will include 132 KV Nishatleft bank grid station (District Haripur), 132 KV Right Bank Tarbela Grid Station (District Swabi), 132 KV Gadoon Amazai Grid Station (District Swabi),132 KV Swabi grid station (District Swabi), 132 KV Dobian grid station (District Swabi),132 KV Hussai grid station (District Mardan),132 KV Daggar grid station (District Bunir which will facilitate people of Swabi, Haripur, Bunir and Mardan.
Two underdogs from Bordeaux's Right Bank might make better blends--and they're just right for dinner now.
While the Andhra Pradesh (AP) Irrigation department officials, accompanied by their police force, rushed to the gates of the Right Bank Canal of Nagarjuna Sagar demanding the release of 5,000 cusecs of water in view of the critical condition of the crops in Guntur and Prakasham districts, Telangana officials stopped them from getting to the source.
The remaining $23.5 million were paid in response to Astaldi's $52.3 million claim of incurred costs due to "unforeseen contingencies" on the right bank of the dam.
Islamabad, July 07 (BNA) - At least eight persons riding an overloaded pickup van died, four sustained injuries and search for the three underway, when the vehicle hitting the edge of an overpass strayed into the Chashma Right Bank Canal in Tehsil Taunsa of Dera Ghazi Khan in Pakistan on Sunday.
Disappointed about funds from Islamabad, Khyber government now plans to build Chashma Right Bank Canal (Lift-cum-Gravity-1) on its own.
A SOFTWARE PRODUCT FOR SMART PHONES AND OTHER MOBILE DEVICES has been upgraded to enable customers to automatically select the right bank product that fits their needs.
Top spot went to Carl Mullen on peg 86 on the right bank. In second spot from two pegs away was Kenny Belcher, who was celebrating winning the first prize of a new 14.5m Preston's pole with his 59lb weight until Carl spoiled his fun.
These divide the region into three distinct areas: the 'Left Bank' to the west of the Garonne, a lowlying gravel plateau extending from Graves in the south to the Medoc in the north; the 'Right Bank' to the east of the Dordogne, with gently rolling countryside; and the EntreDeux-Mers, a hilly area wedged between the two.