Definition of Ship canal
1. Noun. A canal large enough for seagoing vessels.
Generic synonyms: Canal
Specialized synonyms: Gota Canal, Panama Canal, Suez Canal
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ship Canal
Literary usage of Ship canal
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1. Index of Economic Material in Documents of the States of the United States by Adelaide Rosalia Hasse (1908)
"Rept. on construction of ship canal betw. Buzzard's Bay and Barnstable Bay. ... Reasons why resolve re. ship canal to connect Barnstable Bay with Buzzard's ..."
2. The Encyclopædia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and by Hugh Chisholm (1911)
"Apart from the Manchester ship canal, canal- traffic plays an important part in the industrial region. ..."
3. The Engineering Index Annual for by American Society of Mechanical Engineers (1914)
"Illustrates and describes details of a ship canal to connect tidal waters ... Proposed Rhine-North Sea ship canal. Information concerning two schemes under ..."