tunnel

in mining, a horizontal passageway that provides access to the mine

tunnel

See tunnelling.

Tunnel

A tunnel is an underground passageway.
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tunnel

[n] - a passageway through or under something, usually underground (especially one for trains or cars) 2. [v] - force a way through
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tunnel

1. To form into a tunnel, or funnel, or to form like a tunnel; as, to tunnel fibrous plants into nests. ... 2. To catch in a tunnel net. ... 3. To make an opening, or a passageway, through or under; as, to tunnel a mountain; to tunnel a river. ... Origin: Tunneled or Tunnelled; Tunneling or Tunnelling. ... 1. A vessel with a broad mouth at one end,...
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tunnel

noun a passageway through or under something, usually underground (especially one for trains or cars); `the tunnel reduced congestion at that intersection`
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tunnel

(tunĀ“әl) a passageway of varying length through a solid body, completely enclosed except for the open ends, permitting entrance and exit. carpal tunnel the passage for the median nerve and the flexor tendons, formed by the flexor retinaculum and the carpal bones; see also carp...
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Tunnel

• (n. .) The opening of a chimney for the passage of smoke; a flue; a funnel. • (n. .) A level passage driven across the measures, or at right angles to veins which it is desired to reach; -- distinguished from the drift, or gangway, which is led along the vein when reached by the tunnel. • (v. t.) To catch in a tunnel net. • (n...
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Tunnel

A series of range forwards or collars focused on forward rates in interest rate or currency markets. Discover What It`s Like to Live Easy With EquiTrend
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Tunnel

See snake in the tunnel.
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Tunnel

Tunnel is slang for the vagina.
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TUNNEL

A nearly horizontal cave open at both ends, fairly straight and uniform in cross-section.
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Tunnel

A horizontal, or near-horizontal, underground passage, entry, or haulageway, that is open to the surface at both ends. A tunnel (as opposed to an adit) must pass completely through a hill or mountain.
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tunnel

tunnel, underground passage usually made without removing the overlying rock or soil. Although tunnels are approximately horizontal, they must be built with sufficient gradient for proper drainage. Tunnels may be ventilated by shafts leading to the surface or by exhaust fans at the ends.Sections in ...
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tunnel

Type: Term Pronunciation: tŭn′ĕl Definitions: 1. An elongated passageway, usually open at both ends.
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tunnel

Passageway through a mountain, under a body of water, or underground. Tunnelling is a significant branch of civil engineering in both mining and transport. The difficulties naturally increase with the size, length, and depth of tunnel, but with the mechanical appliances now available no serious limitations are imposed. In the 19th century there wer...
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Tunnel

the gap between the front rows in a scrum or the gap between the two lines of forwards in a lineout.
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Tunnel

A level, driven at right angles to the targeted vein of mineral.
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tunnel

an approximately horizontal underground passage open at both ends.
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Tunnel

A tunnel is an underground or underwater passageway, enclosed except for entrance and exit, commonly at each end. A tunnel may be for foot or vehicular road traffic, for rail traffic, or for a canal. The central portions of a rapid transit network are usually in tunnel. Some tunnels are aqueducts to supply water for consumption or for hydroelectri...
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Tunnel

A training system of vines, see under Tendone.
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Tunnel

The space between two teams during a scrum-down or line-out.
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Tunnel

A horizontal, or near-horizontal, underground passage, entry, or haulageway, that is open to the surface at both ends. A tunnel (as opposed to an adit) must pass completely through a hill or mountain.
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Tunnel

A horizontal underground opening, open to the atmosphere at both ends.
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