Channel or channels may refer to:

Channel

  • Channel (geography), in physical geography, a landform consisting of the outline of the path of a narrow body of water
    • Stream channel, the physical confine of a stream, including bed and banks

Australia

  • Channel Country, region of outback Australia in Queensland and partly in South Australia, Northern Territory and New South Wales
  • Channel Highway, a regional highway in Tasmania, Australia

Europe

  • English Channel, the part of the Atlantic Ocean that separates Great Britain from northern France
  • Channel Islands, an archipelago in the English Channel, off the French coast of Normandy

North America

Other places

In science and technology

In communications

Other uses in science and technology

In business

  • Channel (chart pattern), a pair of parallel trend lines that form a chart pattern for a stock or commodity
  • Channel Express, a defunct British airline
  • Channel Home Centers, a defunct home improvement chain based in the northeastern United States
  • Distribution channel, a chain of intermediaries, each passing the product down the chain to the next organization, before it finally reaches the consumer
  • Legal channeling, the act of legally making one entity responsible for an event, and thereby dismissing other parties from liability
  • Marketing channel, set of activities necessary to transfer the ownership of goods from the point of production to the point of consumption

In arts and entertainment

Other uses

  • Meridian (Chinese medicine), a concept central to traditional Chinese medical techniques such as acupuncture, and to martial arts such as tai chi and qigong
  • Mediumship or channelling, communication with spirits

See also