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  1. canals

    Plural noun of the word canal.

    The city has beautiful canals and people are allowed to moor their canal boats and houseboats on them, it makes for a beautiful sight.

    Submitted by MaryC on October 18, 2016  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of canals in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of canals in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of canals in a Sentence

  1. Firefighter Isamu Kase:

    It was a hellish frenzy, absolutely horrible. People were just jumping into the canals to escape the inferno.

  2. Angele Givens:

    They have done a lot of work on the levees and the canals, i think our odds against floods are significantly improved.

  3. Alcaeus:

    Not houses finely roofed or the stones of walls well builded, nay nor canals and dockyards make the city, but men able to use their opportunity.

  4. Ghulam Sakhi:

    The government paid no attention to the sites and didn't build canals to divert flood water, we have warned the government about the dire condition of the citadel but no one visited.

  5. Gianfranco Bettin:

    The excavations of canals, in particular the one dedicated to oil tankers, have opened highways to the sea, global warming has contributed by increasing the sea level and the strength of the winds that push the water towards the city.

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