canalnoun [ C ]uk /kəˈnæl/ us /kəˈnæl/
canal noun [ C ] (WATER ROUTE)
- They found the man's body after dragging the canal.
- They have to dredge the canal regularly to keep it open.
- She lives in a narrow boat on a canal.
- We walked along the canal for a couple of miles.
- In order to turn the deserts into fertile and productive land, engineers built an 800-mile canal.