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Definition of Channel
ChannelChannel Chan"nel, n. [OE. chanel, canel, OF. chanel, F.
chenel, fr. L. canalis. See Canal.]
1. The hollow bed where a stream of water runs or may run.
2. The deeper part of a river, harbor, strait, etc., where
the main current flows, or which affords the best and
safest passage for vessels.
3. (Geog.) A strait, or narrow sea, between two portions of
lands; as, the British Channel.
4. That through which anything passes; means of passing,
conveying, or transmitting; as, the news was conveyed to
us by different channels.
The veins are converging channels. --Dalton.
At best, he is but a channel to convey to the
National assembly such matter as may import that
body to know. --Burke.
5. A gutter; a groove, as in a fluted column.
6. pl. [Cf. Chain wales.] (Naut.) Flat ledges of heavy
plank bolted edgewise to the outside of a vessel, to
increase the spread of the shrouds and carry them clear of
Channel bar, Channel iron (Arch.), an iron bar or beam
having a section resembling a flat gutter or channel.
Channel bill (Zo["o]l.), a very large Australian cuckoo
Channel goose. (Zo["o]l.) See Gannet. ChannelChannel Chan"nel, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Channeled, or
Channelled; p. pr. & vb. n. Channeling, or
1. To form a channel in; to cut or wear a channel or channels
in; to groove.
No more shall trenching war channel her fields.
2. To course through or over, as in a channel. --Cowper.
Meaning of Channel from wikipedia
, etc., may refer
(geography), in physical
geography, a landform consisting
of the outline
of the path of a narrow...
- The Channel Islands
(Norman: Îles d'la Manche; French: Îles Anglo-Normandes or Îles de la Manche) are an archipelago
in the English Channel
, off the French...
A is a South Korean
pay television network
that was launched
on 1 December
2011 and owned
by Dong-A Media Group
(DAMG). MBC Standard
FM MBC TV...
(Craig Media), a Canadian television system
from 1997 to 2005. The stations
- Disney Channel
is a French
pay television channel
by the Walt Disney
Company. It was launched
on the CanalSat
- The Channel Tunnel
(French: Le tunnel
sous la Manche; also nicknamed
the Chunnel) is a 50.45-kilometre (31.35 mi) rail tunnel linking
- Discovery Channel
(known as The Discovery Channel
from 1985 to 1995, and often referred
to as simply
Discovery) is an American
- Disney Channel
The Disney Channel
from 1983 to 1997 and commonly shortened
from 1997 to 2002) is an American
- The Family Channel
or Family Channel
to: The Family Channel
, a United States cable television network
from 1988 to 1998 owned
by the Christian...
- The English Channel
(French: la Manche, "The Sleeve"; German: Ärmelkanal, "Sleeve Channel
"; Breton: Mor Breizh, "Sea of Brittany"; Welsh: Môr Udd; Cornish:...
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