canalize definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To provide with or transform into a canal or canals.
    • to supply an outlet for; channel.
    • To provide with or transform into a canal or canals.
    • to offer an outlet for; channel.
  • verb:
    • Alternative spelling of canalise.
    • to give with a canal, as of a city.
    • to to direct the flow of; -- additionally utilized abstractly, as of cash or information.
    • offer (a city) with a canal
    • direct the circulation of
    • alternate spelling of canalise.
    • to provide with a canal, as of a city.
    • to to direct the flow of; -- additionally made use of abstractly, as of money or information.
    • offer (a city) with a canal
    • direct the flow of
  • others:
    • In order to make a canal through; supply with a canal or canals.
    • to transform into a canal: as, to canalize a river.
    • additionally spelled canalise.
    • to create a channel or canal.
    • to create a canal through; offer with a canal or canals.
    • to transform into a canal: as, to canalize a river.
    • additionally spelled canalise.
    • To form a channel or channel.

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