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tr.v. chan·nel·ized, chan·nel·iz·ing, chan·nel·iz·es
1. To make, form, or cut channels in.
2. To direct through a channel.

chan′nel·i·za′tion (chăn′ə-lĭ-zā′shən) n.


(ˌtʃænəlaɪˈzeɪʃən) or


the action or process of channelizing
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Noun1.channelization - 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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Tenders are invited for Selection of Consultant for Preparation of DPR for Channelization of Main Nallah of Udaipura City, Distt Raisen
KARACHI -- The administrator, Karachi Metropolitan Corporation, Sajjad Hussain Abbasi has sought support of Karachiites in the Gujjarnullah Channelization Project aimed to remove all encroachments raised on the channel meant to ease flow of waste water into the sea.
He also informed that seventy three (73) larvacidal activities and channelization of nullahs / tributaries have also been carried out while, antidengue spray and fumigation was also carried out at 989 places.
Non-uniform channelization accounts for a significant portion of the digital signal processing workload in the base station receiver and can be difficult to realize in a physical implementation.
Substantial impacts to the 600 acre Ballona Wetlands Ecological Reserve (BWER) including the channelization of Ballona Creek, excavation of Marina del Rey, and construction of bisecting thoroughfares have altered the distribution, extent, and nativity of vegetation communities.
When the LightSpeed 1000(TM) is configured in SDH framing mode, it is capable of supporting bidirectional channelization into 63 independent E1 channels .
When the LightSpeed 1000[TM] is configured in SDH framing mode, it is capable of supporting bidirectional channelization into 63 independent E1 channels.
Traffic signal and channelization, Chelan County; apparent low bidder was Neppel Electric and Controls of Moses Lake.
Its plans call for restoring some of the natural meanders that were removed from the river's lower seven miles during the channelization project.
The three species of trout in question--Brooks, Rainbows and Browns-- are already barely hanging on due to road building, channelization and other man-made disturbances.
It occupies less than five percent of its historical habitat in the Rio Grande due to damming and channelization.
waterways that has endured accelerated erosion due to neglect, poor management practices, and channelization.