Found 4 items, similar to channel.
English → Indonesian
English → Indonesian
alur, aluran, bandaran, galur, kanal, mengalirkan, saluran
English → English
v 1: transmit or serve as the medium for transmission; “Sound
carries well over water”
; “The airwaves carry the
; “Many metals conduct heat”
2: direct the flow of; “channel infomartion towards a broad
3: send from one person or place to another; “transmit a
n 1: a path over which electrical signals can pass; “a channel is
typically what you rent from a telephone company”
2: a passage for water (or other fluids) to flow through; “the
fields were crossed with irrigation channels”
carried off the rainwater into a series of channels under
3: a long narrow furrow cut either by a natural process (such
as erosion) or by a tool (as e.g. a groove in a phonograph
record) [syn: groove
4: a deep and relatively narrow body of water (as in a river or
a harbor or a strait linking two larger bodies) that
allows the best passage for vessels; “the ship went
aground in the channel”
5: (often plural) a means of communication or access; “it must
go through official channels”
; “lines of communication
were set up between the two firms”
[syn: communication channel
6: a bodily passage or tube lined with epithelial cells and
conveying a secretion or other substance; “the tear duct
; “the alimentary canal”
; “poison is
released through a channel in the snake's fangs”
7: a television station and its programs; “a satellite TV
; “surfing through the channels”
; “they offer more
than one hundred channels”
[syn: television channel
, TV channel
8: a way of selling a company's product either directly or via
distributors; “possible distribution channels are
wholesalers or small retailers or retail chains or direct
mailers or your own stores”
[syn: distribution channel
English → English
(ch[a^]n"n[e^]l), n. [OE. chanel, canel, OF.
chanel, F. chenel, fr. L. canalis. See Canal
1. The hollow bed where a stream of water runs or may run.
2. The deeper part of a river, harbor, strait, etc., where
the main current flows, or which affords the best and
safest passage for vessels.
3. (Geog.) A strait, or narrow sea, between two portions of
lands; as, the British Channel.
4. That through which anything passes; a means of passing,
conveying, or transmitting; as, the news was conveyed to
us by different channels.
The veins are converging channels. --Dalton.
At best, he is but a channel to convey to the
National assembly such matter as may import that
body to know. --Burke.
5. A gutter; a groove, as in a fluted column.
6. pl. [Cf. Chain wales
.] (Naut.) Flat ledges of heavy
plank bolted edgewise to the outside of a vessel, to
increase the spread of the shrouds and carry them clear of
7. pl. official routes of communication, especially the
official means by which information should be transmitted
in a bureaucracy; as, to submit a request through
channels; you have to go through channels.
8. a band of electromagnetic wave frequencies that is used
for one-way or two-way radio communication; especially,
the frequency bands assigned by the FTC for use in
television broadcasting, and designated by a specific
number; as, channel 2 in New York is owned by CBS.
9. one of the signals in an electronic device which receives
or sends more than one signal simultaneously, as in
stereophonic radios, records, or CD players, or in
measuring equipment which gathers multiple measurements
10. (Cell biology) an opening in a cell membrane which serves
to actively transport or allow passive transport of
substances across the membrane; as, an ion channel in a
11. (Computers) a path for transmission of signals between
devices within a computer or between a computer and an
external device; as, a DMA channel.
, Channel iron
(Arch.), an iron bar or beam
having a section resembling a flat gutter or channel.
(Zo["o]l.), a very large Australian cuckoo
. (Zo["o]l.) See Gannet
, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Channeled
; p. pr. & vb. n. Channeling
1. To form a channel in; to cut or wear a channel or channels
in; to groove.
No more shall trenching war channel her fields.
2. To course through or over, as in a channel. --Cowper.