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canalize in Civil topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishcanalizecan‧a‧lize (also canalise British English) /ˈkænəl-aɪz/ verb [transitive]  1 TEC technical to make a river deeper or straighter, especially in order to prevent flooding2 formalTELL/ORDER somebody TO DO something to direct people’s energy or feelings towards one particular thing→ See Verb table