Definition of ship canal in English:
A canal wide and deep enough for ships to transit it.
- In the net lofts along the ship canal they tar their seine twine with paraffin to protect against salt water.
- Office buildings along the ship canal are bringing white-collar workers by the thousands.
- Go back to 1900s - see navvies digging the Manchester ship canal by hand!
Definition of ship canal in:
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