- a flute in a column, especially one having no fillet between it and other flutes.
- any of the prominent vertical grooves in a triglyph.
- feed(def 23): Learn how to create your own web channel.
- a web page or website that distributes frequently updated content by means of a feed: Subscribe to my YouTube channel.
- any structural member, as one of reinforced concrete, having the form of three sides of a rectangle.
- a number of such members: channel in 100-foot lengths.
- channel iron.
verb (used with object), chan·neled, chan·nel·ing or (especially British) chan·nelled, chan·nel·ling.
verb (used without object), chan·neled, chan·nel·ing or (especially British) chan·nelled, chan·nel·ling.
Origin of channel1
Examples from the Web for channelled
Langhans has described this appearance as channelled fibrin.
The bony labyrinth presents a series of cavities which are channelled through the substance of the petrous bone.
The stem is compressed and villous, often channelled, nearly erect.The Mushroom, Edible and Otherwise|M. E. Hard
The grain is orbicular, compressed, channelled at the back and enclosed within the stony, hardened and polished bract.A Handbook of Some South Indian Grasses|Rai Bahadur K. Ranga Achariyar
This gives a plausible explanation of the channelled structure of penumbræ which suggested the comparison to a rude thatch.A Popular History of Astronomy During the Nineteenth Century|Agnes M. (Agnes Mary) Clerke
British Dictionary definitions for channelled (1 of 3)
- a band of radio frequencies assigned for a particular purpose, esp the broadcasting of a television signal
- a path for an electromagnetic signala stereo set has two channels
- a thin semiconductor layer between the source and drain of a field-effect transistor, the conductance of which is controlled by the gate voltage
- a path along which data can be transmitted between a central processing unit and one or more peripheral devices
- one of the lines along the length of a paper tape on which information can be stored in the form of punched holes
verb -nels, -nelling or -nelled or US -nels, -neling or -neled
Derived Formschanneller, noun
Word Origin for channel
British Dictionary definitions for channelled (2 of 3)
Word Origin for channel
British Dictionary definitions for channelled (3 of 3)
Science definitions for channelled
Idioms and Phrases with channelled
In addition to the idiom beginning with channel
- channel surfing
- go through channels