canalization


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canalization

[‚kan·əl·ə′zā·shən]
(engineering)
Any system of distribution canals or conduits for water, gas, electricity, or steam.
(evolution)
The effect of natural selection on development to produce pathways that are insensitive to minor genetic or environmental variation; results in the phenotypic norm of the species.
(medicine)
Surgical method of wound drainage without tubes by forming channels.
(physiology)
The formation of new channels in tissues, such as the formation of new blood vessels through a thrombus.
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The implementation of safety riding campaign is found controversial, especially both the canalization rule and daytime headlamp rule.
During embryonic development, if canalization of the urogenital sinus with the Mullerian system is incomplete, the resulting hymen can be imperforate or microperforate; in either case, the hymen can present as an obstructive anomaly.
Making sense of groups that break von Baer's laws and understanding the evolution of canalization requires that we model both the evolution of a phenotypic character and the nonadditive developmental processes that construct that character.
The patterns of canalization described in this model may or may not reflect developmental constraints as defined by Maynard-Smith et al.
Tenders are invited for Safe guarding the office of the Superintending Engineer and other division and sub division offices by regulating the movement of men and materials, maintenance, canalization of drains, electrification, water supply and sanitation in the GCC Campus for the period of Six months from the date of utilization
Tenders are invited for Construction of Nallah Canalization wall in Dharampeth Jaiprakash Nagar in Mouza Somalwada through NIT Fund (South West Constituency)
Contract notice: Provision of Construction of atmospheric sewage in Makedonska Kamenica (Stream 2, 3 ,4 and 5) and construction a fecal canalization in Stara Kamenica (Stream 3).
Purchase of water, canalization materials and spare parts for the PCE Derven Veles needs.
Tenders are invited for Maintenance of Kadamparai Power House Camp by Cleaning and Sweeping in and around Power House Camp Premises, Premises around Quarters and Sanitation by Canalization of Sullage
Tenders are invited for KPGC- 296 Maintenance of Kadamparai dam camp quarters and non- residential buildings by periodical clearing the jungle growth, sweeping, canalization of sullage and sewage etc for the period of 12 months from the date of utilization for the year 2015-16