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  • waterways
  • The canals made considerable use of existing waterways, which were widened, linked, and canalized. (britannica.com)
  • Tony will call on his experience of 25 years at the helm of the National Waterways Museum, then at Gloucester, to tell us about the lives of those who worked on the canals, the boatmen, and the canal managers. (culture24.org.uk)
  • Whilst many historians have studied the social history of those who lived afloat, Carolyn's project explored a rarely-considered topic: the social history of those who lived and worked on and beside the canals in the inner city, and local peoples' relationship with the waterways. (culture24.org.uk)
  • Elbe Later
  • The Elbe Lateral Canal (Elbe-Seitenkanal), opened in 1977, allowed boats travelling to Hamburg to avoid passing through East Germany . (britannica.com)
  • eastward
  • It extends from the Dortmund-Ems Canal east of Rheine , running eastward along the northern border of the Central German Uplands to the Elbe River north of Magdeburg (a distance of about 321 km, or 199 miles), linking there with the Elbe-Havel Canal eastward to Berlin . (britannica.com)
  • This canal, known in later times as the Old Bian Canal , ran southeastward from Kaifeng as far as modern Shangqiu (Henan) and then ran eastward to pass through the gap in the south spur of the Shandong Hills at modern Xuzhou in Jiangsu. (britannica.com)
  • Kiel Canal , German Nord-Ostsee-Kanal, English North Sea-Baltic Sea Canal , waterway in northern Germany , extending eastward for 98 km (61 miles) from Brunsbüttelkoog (on the North Sea , at the mouth of the Elbe River ) to Holtenau (at Kiel Harbour on the Baltic Sea ). (britannica.com)
  • flows
  • into a circular channel, the canal of Schlemm, from which the aqueous humour flows (by way of vessels called aqueous veins) into blood vessels. (britannica.com)
  • trabecular meshwork and flows into Schlemm's canal , a ringlike passageway around the outer angle of the anterior chamber in front of the iris. (britannica.com)
  • About 155 miles (250 km) long, it takes the canalized upper waters of the Tuo and Guo rivers, via the canalized course of the New Bian Canal of the Sui dynasty , through a new channel 85 miles (136 km) long, roughly follows the course of the Bian Canal of the Tang period, then passes through Lingbi and Sixian (both in Anhui) and Sihong, and finally flows into the Hongze Lake. (britannica.com)
  • The water that flows through these canals is therefore unsafe for human contact as there is a risk of illness and disease. (news24.com)
  • divert
  • After joining the path again near Colebrooke Row, you can follow the water all the way to the Thames at Limehouse Basin, or divert on to the Hertford Union Canal at Victoria Park and head to Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park . (lonelyplanet.com)
  • While the primary purpose of canals is to divert stormwater run-off, we do find that many end up as repositories for illegal dumping of garden and building waste, amongst other things," he says. (news24.com)
  • irrigation
  • Although the canal was designed as a flood-control project, it also provides transport facilities for the area on the borders of Henan, Anhui, and Jiangsu and is used for irrigation. (britannica.com)
  • Grand Canal
  • 1206-1368) and Ming dynasties (1368-1644) when the unity of the empire was restored, the political centre was transferred to Beijing (known to the Mongol s as Dadu), and a totally new north-south canal-the Grand Canal -was built. (britannica.com)
  • I n ancient times the Grand Canal served as the main artery between northern and southern China for grain transport and every kind of economic and cultural exchange. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • The canal in Hangzhou is unique because it fostered Hangzhou's integration with other Chinese cities," said Zhu Qunying, a manager with the Hangzhou Grand Canal Group Culture and Tourism Company. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Schlemm's
  • Schlemm's canal is a circular lymphatic-like vessel in the eye that collects aqueous humor from the anterior chamber and delivers it into the episcleral blood vessels via aqueous veins. (wikipedia.org)
  • While conventional wisdom has considered Schlemm's canal (also known as the scleral venous sinus) as a vein, the canal shares several structural and functional features reminiscent of the lymphatic vasculature . (wikipedia.org)
  • The developmental morphogenesis of the canal was sensitive to the inhibition of lymphangiogenic growth factors, and in adults, the administration of the lymphangiogenic growth factor VEGFC enlarged the Schlemm's canal, which was associated with a reduction in intraocular pressure . (wikipedia.org)
  • In the combined absence of angiopoietin 1 and angiopoietin 2 , Schlemm's canal and episcleral lymphatic vasculature completely failed to develop, resulting in buphthalmos and glaucoma . (wikipedia.org)
  • To perform a canaloplasty, a surgeon will create a tiny incision to gain access to Schlemm's canal. (wikipedia.org)
  • A microcatheter circumnavigates Schlemm's canal around the iris, enlarging the main drainage channel and its smaller collector channels through the injection of a sterile, gel-like material called viscoelastic . (wikipedia.org)
  • By opening Schlemm's canal, the pressure inside the eye is relieved. (wikipedia.org)
  • Schlemm's canal endothelia, lymphatic, or blood vasculature? (wikipedia.org)
  • tissue
  • During treatment, the endodontist can carefully remove compromised tissue, clean and shape the canals, and fill the space to restore its structural integrity. (docshop.com)
  • Havel
  • The 25-mile Finow Canal along the Havel to the Liepe, a tributary of the Oder, had been built earlier but fell into decay because of flooding and neglect and was not rebuilt until 1751. (britannica.com)
  • The Elbe-Havel Canal is 56 km (35 miles) long and has three locks. (britannica.com)
  • The 2003 opening of the water bridge that connects the Elbe-Havel and Mittelland canals. (britannica.com)
  • considerable
  • Although her teaching responsibilities kept her busy, Canal was able in the early 1920s to make considerable progress toward the completion of her most ambitious project to date, a full-scale opera. (encyclopedia.com)
  • anterior
  • The inguinal canals are the two passages in the anterior abdominal wall which in males convey the spermatic cords and in females the round ligament of uterus . (wikipedia.org)
  • Anterior part of the human eye , with Canal of Schlemm at lower right. (wikipedia.org)
  • system
  • This canal system was further developed during the Tang dynasty (618-907), as the government increasingly came to depend on revenue and grain supplies from the Huai and Yangtze regions. (britannica.com)
  • connects
  • This channel, the canal of Schlemm, encircles the cornea and connects by small connector channels to the blood vessels buried in the sclera and forming the intrascleral plexus or network. (britannica.com)
  • In full, the ribbon of water runs 9 miles from Little Venice (where it connects with the Grand Union Canal) to the Thames at Limehouse. (lonelyplanet.com)
  • tunnel
  • Lasting about 50 minutes, your guide will explain the history of London's longest canal tunnel as you cruise through it, passing deep beneath the streets of Islington in the darkness of the three-quarters-of-a-mile long tunnel. (culture24.org.uk)
  • known
  • Where these contents exit through the inguinal canal, having passed through the deep inguinal ring , the condition is known as an indirect or oblique inguinal hernia . (wikipedia.org)
  • A hernia that exits the abdominal cavity directly through the deep layers of the abdominal wall, thereby bypassing the inguinal canal, is known as a direct inguinal hernia . (wikipedia.org)
  • The eastern section of the canal, from the Huang He to the region of modern Kaifeng (Henan), was constructed at least as early as Han times (206 bc - ad 220) and was known as the Langtang Canal. (britannica.com)
  • Prior to World War I the canal (then known as the Kaiser-Wilhelm Canal) was owned by the German government. (britannica.com)
  • Once
  • On the plus side many experience greaat gains in their health once they remove their root canals. (healingwell.com)
  • To escape the crowded streets and enjoy a picturesque, waterside side stretch of North London, take to the canals that once played such a vital role in the transport of goods across the capital. (lonelyplanet.com)
  • made
  • She continued to compose into the 1940s, but it was clear that Canal had made a decision to concentrate on teaching. (encyclopedia.com)
  • several
  • The name was given to several different canals that connected the Huang He (Yellow River), north of Zhengzhou in Henan, with the Huai River and then, via the Shanyang Canal, with the Yangtze River (Chang Jiang) at Yangzhou , in Jiangsu. (britannica.com)
  • I had a root canal done early last year only to have it removed several months later because of what I had read about them. (healingwell.com)
  • https
  • The work culminated with the East End Canal Festival (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8KJkf9tvF3g ) This presentation is based on the findings with new photos and information. (culture24.org.uk)
  • Category
  • They were the recipients of the 2013 James Beard Foundation award in the General Cooking category for their cookbook, Canal House Cooks Every Day (Andrews McMeel, 2012) and were nominees for their Bon Appétit video series, "The Seasonal Cooks", as well as 2013 IACP nominees for Photography and Food Styling. (williams-sonoma.com)
  • tons
  • As originally built, the main canal carried barges of up to 1,000 tons, with locks connecting it with the Weser River and a boat lift with the Elbe River. (britannica.com)
  • the western end of the canal is the busiest, carrying some 12 million tons annually. (britannica.com)
  • Given
  • Given the cost and difficulty of constructing a canal with the available technology, a railway seemed the ideal solution. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1838 a French company was given a concession for the construction of a road, rail, or canal route across the isthmus. (wikipedia.org)
  • take
  • Ferries can take you to other ports along the canal, such as Tangxi ancient town, which has old residences and a seven-arch stone Guangji Bridge. (telegraph.co.uk)