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English definition of “channel”


verb [T + adverb or preposition]     /ˈtʃænəl/ ( UK -ll-, US usually -l-)
to use money , effort , etc. in a particular way: channel sth (back) into sth 10% of the company's profits will be channeled back into advertising .channel sth away from/towards sth HR has channeled all its efforts towards recruiting new personnel .
to send money , etc. using a particular route : channel sth through sth The funds will be channelled through the UN and the World Bank .
(Definition of channel verb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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