a rolled steel or iron shape having a U -shaped cross section, with two narrower sides at right angles to a broader one.
a rolled-steel bar with a U-shaped cross section Sometimes shortened to channel
a temporary shift or variation in a normal routine or regular pattern of activity: Reading a mystery novel has been a real change of pace for me. Also called change-up [cheynj-uhp] /ˈtʃeɪndʒˌʌp/ (Show IPA). Baseball. a ball that is thrown by a pitcher with the same motion as for a fastball but that travels with […]
the removal of a trial to another jurisdiction. noun (law) the removal of a trial out of one jurisdiction into another
gas black. the soot of a natural gas flame, used in paints; fine carbon. noun finely powdered carbon produced by burning natural gas. It is used as a pigment in paints, etc
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noun (marketing) the most powerful member, and often the one that decides specifications, in a channel for distributing goods (which usually consists of a manufacturer, wholesaler, and retailer). The channel captain is sometimes the manufacturer but in the case of a chain store it may be the retailer