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BEACH. The sea shore. (q. v.)

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Specific dates for berm occurrence came from both observations and interviews.
It is 10 feet deep and surrounded by berms that are 14 feet high.
The berm home is built in a concrete shell that is sheathed in rubber to keep moisture out.
Today, ranges are more often partitioned with berms, walls or tunnels separating the firing lines, but the caution still applies.
Concerning their village, which now is surrounded by dirt berms, and fearing further bombers, Abdul-Rahman Munim Bawar, 45, explained: "It is impossible to live in-between berms." He added that their children feel more frightened at seeing berms and tightened security measures around them.
As the airplane lifted off, the landing gear struck a snow berm at the end of the runway and the airplane nosed over.
In the first solution, researchers found that two rovers weighing 330 pounds each would take less than six months to build a berm around a landing site to block the sandblasting effect.
"Our parking lot was filling up from the storm sewer system prior to it filling up from the river coming over the berm," Chizek says.
A young girl was found behind the berm suffering from a gunshot wound."
While 2d Platoon leveled the huge berm, 3d Battalion, 8th Cavalry Regiment, provided security.