channelize

Definitions of channelize
  1. verb
    make a channel for; provide with a channel
    channelize the country for better transportation”
    synonyms: channelise
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    type of:
    build, construct, make
    make by combining materials and parts
  2. verb
    cause to form a channel
    channelize a stream”
    synonyms: channelise
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    type of:
    straighten, straighten out
    make straight
  3. verb
    direct the course; determine the direction of travelling
    synonyms: channelise, direct, guide, head, maneuver, manoeuver, manoeuvre, point, steer
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    dock
    maneuver into a dock
    sheer
    cause to sheer
    pull over
    steer a vehicle to the side of the road
    helm
    be at or take the helm of
    crab
    direct (an aircraft) into a crosswind
    navigate
    direct carefully and safely
    stand out
    steer away from shore, of ships
    starboard
    turn to the right, of helms or rudders
    conn
    conduct or direct the steering of a ship or plane
    navigate, pilot
    act as the navigator in a car, plane, or vessel and plan, direct, plot the path and position of the conveyance
    canalise, canalize, channel
    direct the flow of
    corner, tree
    force a person or an animal into a position from which he cannot escape
    park
    maneuver a vehicle into a parking space
    dry-dock, drydock
    maneuver (a ship) into a drydock
    astrogate
    guide in interplanetary travel
    angle-park
    park at an angle
    parallel-park
    park directly behind another vehicle
    double-park
    park a vehicle alongside another
    type of:
    command, control
    exercise authoritative control or power over
  4. verb
    send from one person or place to another
    synonyms: channel, channelise, transfer, transmit, transport
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    bring, convey, fetch, get
    go or come after and bring or take back
    project
    transfer (ideas or principles) from one domain into another
    propagate
    transmit
    translate
    bring to a certain spiritual state
    release, turn
    let (something) fall or spill from a container
    send, send out
    to cause or order to be taken, directed, or transmitted to another place
    retrieve
    run after, pick up, and bring to the master
    retrieve
    go for and bring back
    deflate
    release contained air or gas from
    throw
    throw (a die) out onto a flat surface
    send in
    mail in; cause to be delivered
    mail out
    transmit by mail
    get off, mail
    send via the postal service
    deliver
    bring to a destination, make a delivery
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    displace, move
    cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense
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