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Synonyms for canal
kəˈnælcanal

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  1. canalnoun

    (astronomy) an indistinct surface feature of Mars once thought to be a system of channels; they are now believed to be an optical illusion

    Synonyms:
    epithelial duct, duct, channel

  2. duct, epithelial duct, canal, channelnoun

    a bodily passage or tube lined with epithelial cells and conveying a secretion or other substance

    "the tear duct was obstructed"; "the alimentary canal"; "poison is released through a channel in the snake's fangs"

    Synonyms:
    epithelial duct, line, transmission channel, channel, distribution channel, television channel, communication channel, duct, groove

  3. canalverb

    long and narrow strip of water made for boats or for irrigation

    Synonyms:
    epithelial duct, duct, channel

  4. canal, canalize, canaliseverb

    provide (a city) with a canal

    Synonyms:
    canalize, canalise, channel

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  1. uretha

    Submitted by anonymous on February 5, 2020  

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words1.7 / 3 votes

  1. canalnoun

    Synonyms:
    channel

    Associated words:
    towpath, berm, heelpath, lock

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  1. List of paraphrases for "canal":

    channel, hotel, carcase, flume, ductus, canals, channels, conduit, groove

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How to use canal in a sentence?

  1. Bep Voskuijl:

    ‘Once, I spent the night in the secret annexe. To tell the truth, I was terribly scared. When I heard a branch creaking or an automobile riding along the canal I became frightened. I was grateful when the morning arrived and I could return to working. It’s only now that I understand what the Frank family went through, and they tension they must have had to live under.’

  2. Amy George:

    As a baby goes through the birth canal, it stretches the ligaments and muscles down below in the pelvis.

  3. Wang Jing:

    This moment will surely go down in history. I announce the start of work on the great canal of Nicaragua.

  4. Ahmed Kamaly:

    (The canal) will unite the people around a national project that people can look upon.

  5. John Miller:

    In the Suez Canal what we've seen consistently despite unrest that has occurred in Egypt ... (is) a Suez canal that is secure and properly administered.


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