channels channels  /ˈtʃæ nəlz/

Definition(s):

  • (n) official routes of communication

Usage(s):

  1. To make sure there is room enough for everybody, FCC is also assigning 70 new ultra high frequency channels to television.
  2. Private channels debut in France, but the reception is mixed.

News

  1. Obama: US follows legal channels on Snowden, working with other nations to ensure rule of law

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Obama: US follows legal channels on Snowden, working with other nations to ensure rule of law.        
    on June 25, 2013     Source: Boston Globe

  2. Obama says following legal channels on Snowden case

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama said on Monday that his government is following all legal channels in the case of former U.S. spy agency contractor Edward Snowden charged with disclosing secret U.S. surveillance programs, and said he is working with other countries to ensure the rule of law is observed. Obama made his comments to reporters in answer to a question about whether he ...
    on June 24, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  3. Channels of Blessings to perform at Orion center

    TOPSHAM — Channels of Blessings, a contemporary/pop gospel group, will play on Saturday, June 22, at 7 p.m. at the Orion Performing Arts Center, 50 Republic Ave. The concert of lively and spiritual music with a message is presented by the Brunswick 7th-day Adventist Church. read more
    on June 22, 2013     Source: The Times Record

Quotes

  1. Fears of reprisals: Hayden, in a letter to employees obtained by CNN television, said of the tapes that "beyond their lack of intelligence value - as the interrogation sessions had already been exhaustively detailed in written channels - and the...
    on Dec 7, 2007 By: Michael Hayden Source: Daily Times

  2. Gates voiced concerns that the department has grown lax in following rules and procedures for engagement with the media, saying there are "far too many people talking to the media outside of channels."
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Robert Gates Source: Xinhua

  3. "Definitely our priority would not be trial," Larijani told Channel Four News. "Our priority is to solve the problem through diplomatic channels. We are not interested in having this issue get further complicated."
    on Apr 3, 2007 By: Ali Larijani Source: Bloomberg

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