What does channels mean?

Definitions for channels
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?

  1. channels

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. American Austin Tice:

    We get those messages through many layers of channels.

  2. Dan Hare:

    We do not sell pollock through our food service channels.

  3. Nada Kiswanson:

    My channels of communication have been totally compromised.

  4. Michel Milinkovitch:

    This beautiful fine pattern of millions of channels is adaptive.

  5. Glenn King:

    A compound that blocks Nav1.7 channels is of particular interest.

Images & Illustrations of channels

  1. channels

Popularity rank by frequency of use

channels#1#3262#10000

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