snye

snye

(snaɪ)
n
(Physical Geography) Canadian a side channel of a river
[from Canadian French chenail, from French chenal channel1]

snye

(snaɪ)

n. Canadian (chiefly Ontario).
1. a backwater.
2. a side-channel, esp. one that later rejoins the main stream.
3. a channel joining two rivers.
[1810–20; probably < Canadian French chenail, chenal channel, French chenal]
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The pipeline opponents believe drilling under the Snye River, which branches off the St.
A few miles downstream we angled over to the eastern shore where a little snye left the main river for about a kilometre and then re-joined it creating an interesting series of riffles, eddies and whirlpools where it came back to the river.
Map code 2006 date Site code Elevation (m) 1 16-18 Jul RK1 610 1 16, 18 Aug RK2 610 1 17 Jul RK3 610 2 19 Jul DRHR1 600 2 19 Jul DRHR2 600 3 20 Jul DRFC 590 4 21 Jul UPOX1 575 4 21 Jul UPOX2 575 5 22-24 Jul VF1 570 5 22 Jul VF2 570 5 23 Jul VF3 570 5 24 Jul VF4 570 6 26 Jul MR1 440 6 26 Jul MR2 440 7 27 Jul GT1 360 7 27 Jul GT2 360 8 28 Jul DM VI 280 9 29 Jul LAF1 250 9 29 Jul LAF2 250 10 30 Jul KRS1 245 10 30 Jul KRS2 245 11 31 Jul SPL1 195 15 1 Aug FTSCAMP 150 12 3-4 Aug KRST1 750 12 3 Aug KRST2A 750 12 4 Aug KRST2B 750 14 5 Aug KRST3 760 13 5 Aug KRST4 760 15 6-9 Aug SNYE 150 16 10 Aug TROUT 270 Map code Lat/Long Coordinates Monitoring method 1 61.
Thams cadmkhyenpa blo bzang rin chen tshang dbyangs rgya mtsho'i thun mong phyi rnam par thar pa du ku la'i phro mthud rab gsal gser gyi snye ma (du ka la'i kha skong/gser gyisnyema), Lhasa: Bod ljong mi rigs dpe sprun khang
yul lho rgyud du byung ba'i rdzogs chen pa rang byung rdo rje mkhyen brtse'i 'od zer gyi rnam thar pa legs byas yongs 'du'i snye ma [The Autobiography of Jigme Lingpa].
Wanneer hy en Emma aan die einde alleen is, praat hy van die seisoene wat voorttol om die son soos vier snye koek, en soos in sy drama wat begin deur die seisoene te noem, word die seisoene ook deur hom en sy vrou opgenoem voor huile die huis binnegaan.
At 1916 h on 16 July 2002, we observed a group of 18 wood bison in the Liard River approximately 600 m east of a small snye on the eastern shore (61[degrees]4' N, 123[degrees]9' W).
Regis Village water treatment plant and distribution system to the Western Snye water treatment plant and distribution system.
She is survived by her husband of 48 years, Alfred; brothers William Doe, Maurice Doe, and Timothy Doe; sisters, Patricia Frye and Mickey Snye.
Lcang-skya Rol-pa'i rdo-rje (written in (1758-1759) Rgyal ba' i dbang po thams cad mkhyen gzigs rdo rje 'chang blo bzang skal bzang rgya mtsho dpal bzang po'i zhal snga nas kyi rnam par thar pa mdo tsam brjod pa dpag bsam rin po che'i snye ma, 'Bras spung redaction.
Snye mo Bong ra ba Bsod nams dpal; abbot for thirteen