Käännettävä sana (suomeksi tai englanniksi):
- That travels across a channel of water; relating to somewhere on the opposite side of the channel
- (lb, en, British) Relating to the w:English Channel, English Channel; to, from, or on the Continent; involving both Britain and the Continent, especially France
- * '''1834''', w:M.T. Sadler, M.T. Sadler, "The Sadlerian School of Political Economy" [http://books.google.com/books?id=UIlpSivQgd0C&dq=%22cross%20channel%22&lr=&as_drrb_is=b&as_minm_is=0&as_miny_is=&as_maxm_is=0&as_maxy_is=1874&num=100&as_brr=0&pg=PA154v=onepage&q=%22cross%20channel%22&f=false ''Selections from the Edinburgh review'' v.6 p.154]:
- *: The intelligent ship-owner will rejoice to find, that in the partition of trade, which is the inevitable consequence of a state of peace, England still retains the lion's share; whilst for a fine weather and cross channel trade, our neighbours (to use a mariner's phrase) can put to sea in a hencoop, the superiority of our ships and crews secures a preference for British bottoms where dangers are to be run and risks surmounted.
- * '''1858''' (May 1) ''Notes & Queries'', [http://books.google.com/books?id=y0oAAAAAYAAJ&dq=%22cross%20channel%22&lr=&as_drrb_is=b&as_minm_is=0&as_miny_is=&as_maxm_is=0&as_maxy_is=1874&num=100&as_brr=0&pg=PA349v=onepage&q=%22cross%20channel%22&f=false 2nd Series, v.122 p.349]
- *: the Gauls, who carried on the cross-channel trade between w:Gaul, Gaul and Britain, were the inhabitants of the northern coast.
- * '''1876''' (May 23) w:Chichester Parkinson-Fortescue, 1st Baron Carlingford, Baron Carlingford, House of Commons, [http://hansard.millbanksystems.com/lords/1876/may/23/petition-questionS3V0229P0_18760523_HOL_25 v229 c1108]
- *: was it not worth while ... for the country to ... make Dover Harbour really safe and adequate ... they thereby greatly promoted the convenience and safety of the cross-Channel traffic
- * '''1951''' (October 29), ''w:Life (magazine), Life'', [http://books.google.com/books?id=b1QEAAAAMBAJ&lpg=PA76&dq=Cross-Channel&lr=&as_drrb_is=b&as_minm_is=0&as_miny_is=1920&as_maxm_is=0&as_maxy_is=1960&num=100&as_brr=3&pg=PA76v=onepage&q=Cross-Channel&f=false "F.D.R.'s big decision" p.76]
- *: Montgomery to command the British land forces under Eisenhower in the cross-Channel invasion
- * '''2004''' (April 5), Nicholas Watt, ''The Guardian'', [http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2004/apr/05/france.britishidentity After 100 years, we love France - but they don't like us and we don't like them]
- *: The poll, a joint cross-channel venture carried out by ICM in Britain and BVA Institute in France on behalf of the Guardian and the newspaper Libération, follows a difficult period in Anglo-French history in the wake of the Iraq conflict.
- (lb, en, chiefly, Irish, dated, _, in, _, Britain) Relating to the body of water between the islands of w:Great Britain, Great Britain and w:Ireland, Ireland (the w:Irish Sea, Irish Sea, w:Saint George's Channel, Saint George's Channel, and the w:North Channel, North Channel); to, from, or in the other of the two islands
- * '''1825''' (February 24) House of Lords Sessional Papers, v.120: ''Tenth report of the Commissioners of Inquiry into the Collection and Management of the Revenue arising in Ireland, Scotland, etc.'' [http://books.google.com/books?id=07JbAAAAQAAJ&dq=%22cross%20channel%22&lr=&as_drrb_is=b&as_minm_is=0&as_miny_is=&as_maxm_is=0&as_maxy_is=1874&num=100&as_brr=0&pg=PA233v=onepage&q=%22cross%20channel%22&f=false p.233]
- *: Effect on the Revenue by the alteration of the Cross Channel Trade: The Acts of last Session of Parliament in regard to the removal of foreign goods between Great Britain and Ireland...
- * '''1834''' (April 23) w:Thomas Spring Rice, Thomas Spring Rice, House of Commons, [http://hansard.millbanksystems.com/commons/1834/apr/23/repeal-of-the-union-adjourned-debatecolumn_1208 v22 c1208]
- *: the complete freedom given to general commercial intercourse, by which the cross-channel trade was made, by 6th Geo. 4th c. 107, a coasting-trade; and the intercourse with Ireland was left as unrestricted as that between London and Newcastle.
- * '''1940''' (June), Norman Somerville, ''The Rotarian'', [http://books.google.com/books?id=I0EEAAAAMBAJ&lpg=PA7&dq=Cross-Channel%20dublin&lr=&as_drrb_is=b&as_minm_is=0&as_miny_is=1920&as_maxm_is=0&as_maxy_is=1960&num=100&as_brr=3&pg=PA7v=onepage&q=Cross-Channel%20dublin&f=false "Rotary in a Confused World", p.7]
- *: Arriving in Dublin from the Cross Channel steamer
- * '''2005''' (November 29) w:Tom Kitt, Tom Kitt, Dáil Éireann, [http://www.oireachtas-debates.gov.ie/D/0611/D.0611.200511290004.html v611 c8]
- *: The Central Statistics Office publishes annual figures on the estimated total earnings from all visits to Ireland. These figures include a breakdown into the following categories for overseas travel routes: air cross-channel, sea cross-channel, continental and transatlantic.
- * '''2008''' (January 23) Tommy Marren, ''Western People'' "[http://www.westernpeople.ie/news/story/?trs=mhsnmhsnid All-Ireland League could be soccer’s saviour]"
- *: Our fascination for cross-channel soccer never ceases to amaze me. We head to places like Old Trafford, Stamford Bridge and even Elland Road week in week out in our droves to support teams that have little or no Irish involvement yet we find little or no attraction in attending matches in the eircom League that are virtually on our doorstep.