What does channels mean?

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chan·nels

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. channels(noun)

    official routes of communication

    "you have to go through channels"

Wiktionary

  1. channels(Noun)

    Formal lines of command and procedure.

    I'd love to be able to help you, but you'll have put that request through channels.

Freebase

  1. Channels

    Channels is a rock band. They are based in Baltimore, Maryland. Started in 2003, Channels features Jawbox and Burning Airlines frontman J. Robbins, as well as bassist Janet Morgan and drummer Darren Zentek of Kerosene 454 and Oswego. While they are in a similar musical vein to Robbins' previous bands, Channels feature Morgan on co-lead and backing vocals, giving the band a much more melodic approach to the vocals. Lyrically, Channels features Robbins' most overtly political writing. Robbins and Zentek also currently perform with Vic Bondi as Report Suspicious Activity. Most recently, both musicians have released an EP as Office of Future Plans, along with Brooks Harlan and Gordon Withers. They have releases on DeSoto Records and Dischord Records.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. channels

    Broad and thick planks projecting horizontally from the ship's outside, to which they are fayed and bolted, abreast of and somewhat behind the masts. They are formed to project the chain-plate, and give the lower rigging greater out-rig or spread, free from the top-sides of the ship, thus affording greater security and support to the masts, as well as to prevent the shrouds from damaging the gunwale, or being hurt by rubbing against it. Of course they are respectively designated fore, main, and mizen. They are now discontinued in many ships, the eyes being secured to the timber-heads, and frequently within the gunwale to the stringers or lower shelf-pieces above the water-way.--In the chains, applies to the leadsman who stands on the channels between two shrouds to heave the hand-lead.

Editors Contribution

  1. channels

    Plural noun and verb form of the word channel.

    The river channels the water through down into the sea.

    Submitted by MaryC on January 8, 2017  

Suggested Resources

  1. channels

    Song lyrics by channels -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by channels on the Lyrics.com website.

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'channels' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3234

How to pronounce channels?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say channels in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of channels in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of channels in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of channels in a Sentence

  1. Shen Tingting:

    I think this definitely gives the government the legitimate channels and the excuse to kick out civil society organizations if they want.

  2. Donald Trump:

    No, we are talking. the invitation is there and everything else has to be agreed through diplomatic channels.

  3. Leon Lerman:

    From what our researchers have seen, there is an elaborate marketplace on the Dark Web where the stolen data is distributed through channels to end users, the hackers, who at the top of the black market value chain, sell raw patient data in bulk.

  4. Chancellor Jose V. Sartarelli:

    Over the past several weeks, many of you have inquired about the status of Mike Adams, Dr. Mike Adams, in light of the public attention generated by comments he made on his personal social media channels, we can now share the update that after a discussion with Chancellor Sartarelli, Mike Adams has decided to retire from UNCW, effective August 1, 2020.

  5. Michel Milinkovitch:

    This beautiful fine pattern of millions of channels is adaptive.

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  1. channels

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