Channel


Channel

Channel, Channels, and similar terms may refer to:

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Geography

  • Channel (geography), in physical geography, the physical confine of a river, slough or ocean strait consisting of a bed and banks
  • Stream channel, a hydrologic scientific term for physical confine of a stream (river) consisting of stream bed and stream banks

Europe

  • English Channel, the part of the Atlantic Ocean that separates Great Britain from northern France
  • Channel Tunnel, or the Chunnel, a rail tunnel underneath the English Channel linking the U.K. and France
  • Channel Islands, an archipelago in the English Channel, off the French coast of Normandy

North America

Australia

Business

  • Distribution channel, a chain of intermediaries, each passing the product down the chain to the next organization, before it finally reaches the consumer
  • Marketing channel, set of activities necessary to transfer the ownership of goods from the point of production to the point of consumption

Technology

  • Communication channel, a transmission medium, e.g. a wire, or a multiplexed connection, e.g. a radio channel, used to convey an information signal from a sender to a receiver,
  • Channel (digital image), the grayscale representation of a primary color in a digital image
  • Channel (programming), in computer science, a tool used for interprocess communication
  • Television channel, a television station or its cable/satellite counterpart

Fiction

  • Channeler (The Wheel of Time), fictional characters in the Wheel of Time fantasy book series by Robert Jordan
  • Channeling (Rolemaster), in the Rolemaster role-playing game

Sport

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