Definition of canalling in English:

canalling

(also canaling)

noun

  • 1The action, process, or industry of making canals; the construction of a canal or canals. Now chiefly historical.

  • 2Travelling or doing business by canal; (now especially) travelling on a canal for holiday or recreation.

Origin

Late 18th century. From canal + -ing. Compare later canal.

Pronunciation

canalling

/kəˈnalɪŋ/