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Synonyms for waterway

a navigable body of water

a conduit through which water flows

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All that night we raced through the Barsoomian void, passing over low hills and dead sea bottoms; above long-deserted cities and populous centers of red Martian habitation upon the ribbon-like lines of cultivated land which border the globe-encircling waterways, which Earth men call the canals of Mars.
Down the frozen waterway toiled a string of wolfish dogs.
At the fall of darkness they swung the dogs into a cluster of spruce trees on the edge of the waterway and made a camp.
The old river in its broad reach rested unruffled at the decline of day, after ages of good service done to the race that peopled its banks, spread out in the tranquil dignity of a waterway leading to the uttermost ends of the earth.
National Waterway-1 (Ganga-Bhagirathi-Hooghly river system from Allahabad to Haldia), National Waterway-2 (River Brahmaputra from Dhubri to Sadiya) & National Waterway-3 (West Coast Canal from Kottapuram to Kollam along with Udyogmandal and Champakara Canals) are already operational, out of 111 National Waterways announced by the Government through the National Waterways Act, 2016.
The Foss Waterway Seaport, Puget Sound's maritime heritage, education and event center, will officially launch a new exhibit to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Superfund Site Clean-up of the Thea Foss Waterway.
Leading classification society ClassNK (Chairman and President: Noboru Ueda) has released new technical rules and guidance for the survey and construction of inland waterway ships.
A ten-year strategy to protect the region's canals and rivers and getting more people using them has been unveiled by the Canal & River Trust's Central Shires Waterway Partnership.
The European Commission wants to tackle inland waterway transport emissions.
A pounds 50 MILLION programme to repair and maintain Britain's waterway network has been launched, including plans to replace more than 100 lock gates.
A pounds 50M programme to repair and maintain Britain's waterway network was launched yesterday, including plans to replace more than 100 lock gates.
Half of the UK population lives within 5 miles of a waterway, making involvement easy and accessible.
Declared National Waterway in 1993, the 127 mile long National Waterway No.
BRITISH Waterways is recruiting people who can make a positive contribution to shaping the future of the rejuvenated 300 mile waterway network in Wales.
BRITISH Waterways - which cares for 2,200 miles of the nation's canals and rivers, including the River Tees - is inviting nature lovers of all ages to get out and about on their local waterway and record the bugs and beasties they spot there.