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Noun1.canalisation - the production of a canal or a conversion to canals
production - the act or process of producing something; "Shakespeare's production of poetry was enormous"; "the production of white blood cells"
2.canalisation - management through specified channels of communication
management, direction - the act of managing something; "he was given overall management of the program"; "is the direction of the economy a function of government?"
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Subjection of Nature's forces to man, machinery, application of chemistry to industry and agriculture, steam-navigation, railways, electric telegraphs, clearing of whole continents for cultivation, canalisation of rivers, whole populations conjured out of the ground -- what earlier century had even a presentiment that such productive forces slumbered in the lap of social labour?
Other major landscaping included the canalisation and culverting of the River Alyn, and the excavation of a complex of interlinked subterranean tunnels and caverns.
Ceux et celles qui sont interesses par les secteurs de la construction ou de l'ingenierie se rejouiront des informations techniques fournies par l'auteur, qui propose de nombreuses donnees statistiques et geographiques relatives a la planification et au commencement des travaux de canalisation.
Ministries of Public Works, Rural Rehabilitation and Development, Mines and Petroleum, Energy and Water, Canalisation Department and the Environment Protection Agency were tasked with sending hydrologists to the site and reporting their findings to the Presidential Palace.
The following day we joined the Main ver, which has undergone extensive canalisation work to make it navigable for shipping all the way from the Rhine in the west to the Danube in the east.
The project consisted of three lots, gathered by ERCIYAS, ZAKHEM International and COSIDER Canalisation of Algeria to form a consortium for the second lot.
lt;p>These projects, carried out by Morocco's drinking water utility (ONEP), include notably a 300 km water canalisation, 12 water tanks with a capacity of 1,200 m3 and five pumping stations.
While schemes on a similar scale have been tried before for fresh water, this is by far the most ambitious seawater canalisation programme ever envisaged.
These projects had included the Cache Basin in Arkansas, which would have meant the canalisation of the river Cache, and the Central Valley projects in California.
Ayresome, also known since the 12th century by other spellings, including Arusum and Airsome, is thought to mean "community by the river", because it was bounded by the Tees on the west as well as the north until 1810 when canalisation beheaded the Mandale loop of the old river.
UK Haptics ( a pioneering Northumberland-based company ( has used games technology to develop a realistic virtual reality hand, complete with veins, to help nurses practice canalisation in a risk-free (not to mention painless) environment.
L'acheminement de l'eau potable a repris dans la metropole apres la reparation de la principale canalisation detruite pendant le week-end.