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    #1

    drag the canal

    'They found the man's body after dragging the canal.'

    What does "drag" mean in the sentence above?

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    Re: drag the canal

    It means "using equipment to search the bottom of a body of water".
    I am not a teacher.

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    Re: drag the canal

    kompstar, you could have found that out from most of the dictionaries here.

    (Everybody should bookmark that website for future reference.)

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