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Canals (Pmhjc)

Definition
Constructed open conduits or channels for the conveyance of irrigation water which is distinguished from a ditch or lateral by its larger size. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
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Canals and waterways (Pmhj)
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Interoceanic canals (Pmhjcj)
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Waterways (Pmhjw)
Parts of canals and waterways (Pmhjy)