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The ClueSmall dam (4 letter answer)
NotesThe answer WEIR is common and appears about once every 300 puzzles.
Dam in a stream
1999 Broadway hit, with "The"
Dam across a creek
Dam for diverting water
Film director Peter
Small river dam
"Witness" director Peter
Dam that aids in fish-catching
Peter who directed "The Truman Show"
DefinitionWEIR as a noun:
1. a low dam built across a stream to raise its level or divert its flow
2. a fence or wattle built across a stream to catch or retain fish