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Dam

A subdivision of the mohar, the currency of Nepal prior to 1932. A dam was equivalent to 1/128 of a mohar.
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As for the east Qena - Aswan High Dam line of 182 towers, it marked a 42% completion rate.
The Irish Cesarewitch winner, who qualifies as British-bred courtesy of his dam line (see Trainer Views, facing page), has thrived since joining Hove handler Richard Rees and can show his class to keep his rivals at bay in the PS8,000 showdown.
Sired by Parton Surprise with the dam line going back to Murtholm Premier, this bull failed to reach its reserve in the ring, but sold later at an enhanced figure.