Definition of Canal


  • long and narrow strip of water made for boats or for irrigation
  • a bodily passage or tube lined with epithelial cells and conveying a secretion or other substance
    "the tear duct was obstructed"
    "the alimentary canal"
    "poison is released through a channel in the snake's fangs"
    - epithelial duct
  • (astronomy) an indistinct surface feature of Mars once thought to be a system of channels
    they are now believed to be an optical illusion


  • provide (a city) with a canal
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Unscramble canal

19 unscramble word found using the letters canal.

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