Definition of Canalising

1. Verb. (present participle of canalise) ¹



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Definition of Canalising

1. canalise [v] - See also: canalise

Lexicographical Neighbors of Canalising

canalis pyloricus
canalis radicis dentis
canalis reuniens
canalis sacralis
canalis spiralis cochleae
canalis spiralis modioli
canalis vertebralis
canalis vomerorostralis
canalisation
canalisations
canalise
canalised
canalises
canalising (current term)
canalizable
canalization
canalizations
canalize
canalized
canalizes
canalizing
canalled
canaller
canallers
canalling
canals
canals for lesser palatine nerves
canals of Scarpa

Literary usage of Canalising

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. River and Canal Engineering: The Characteristics of Open Flowing Streams by Edward Skelton Bellasis (1913)
"Training and canalising.—The steps so far described, together with any of ... This extended scope of operations is known as canalising in the case of a ..."

2. Travels in North and Central China by John Grant Birch (1902)
"He had submitted to the Viceroy, through the Foreign Office, a scheme for canalising the small river which connects the great salt-well district with the ..."

3. Proceedings by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain), Norton Shaw, Francis Galton, William Spottiswoode, Clements Robert Markham, Henry Walter Bates, John Scott Keltie (1886)
"... Projects for canalising the Isthmus of Krau, by Léon Dru; Documents relating to the Portuguese Missions to Cambodia and Cochin-China, by tho Vicomte de ..."

4. Proceedings by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain), Norton Shaw, Francis Galton, William Spottiswoode, Clements Robert Markham, Henry Walter Bates, John Scott Keltie (1879)
"... for its costliness and the difficulty of canalising the mouths of the Atrato ; finally, it adopted, as above stated, the Limon-Panama line, according to ..."

5. The English Historical Review by Mandell Creighton, Justin Winsor, Samuel Rawson Gardiner, Reginald Lane Poole, John Goronwy Edwards (1901)
"... and canalising of the polders. Willem, born in 1618, had very different tastes from either of his brothers. He was educated, as has been said, ..."

6. Proceedings by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain), Norton Shaw, Francis Galton, William Spottiswoode, Clements Robert Markham, Henry Walter Bates, John Scott Keltie (1892)
"... could be done by canalising the Desaguadero River, and thus rendering it navigable up to Lake Titicaca. A line from La Paz to the lake has long been ..."

7. All the Year Round by Charles Dickens (1883)
"There is an idea of canalising the Landwasser, which at times overflows and converts the meadows into a marshy swamp. AN ALIBI AND ITS PRICE. ..."

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