Definition of canalled in English:

canalled

(also canaled)

adjective

  • 1Zoology and Botany. Long and straight with incurved edges, so as to resemble a gutter or channel; having a longitudinal groove or channel; having minute grooves or tubes.

  • 2Having or provided with a canal or canals; especially (of land, a river, etc.) that has been canalled.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in John Parkinson (1566/7–1650), apothecary and herbalist. From canal + -ed.

Pronunciation

canalled

/kəˈnald/