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CANAL. A trench dug for leading water in a particular direction, and confining it.
     2. Public canals are generally protected by the law which authorizes their being made. Various points have arisen under numerous laws authorizing the construction of canals, which have been decided in cases reported in 1 Yeates, 430; 1 Binn. 70; 1 Pennsyl. 462; 2 Pennsyl. 517; 7 Mass. 169; 1 Sumu. 46; 20 Johns. 103, 735; 2 Johns. 283; 7 John. Ch. 315; 1 Wend. 474; 5 Wend. 166; 8 Wend. 469; 4 Wend. 667; 6 Cowen, 698; 7 Cowen, 526 4 Hamm. 253; 5 Hamm. 141, 391; 6 Hamm. 126; 1 N. H. Rep. 339; See River.

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However, the absence of optic atrophy suggests that the pathology likely resides along the postgeniculate visual pathways.
Colour vision was severely impaired (0/15 on Ishihara pseudoisochromatic plates) and funduscopy revealed bilateral profound optic atrophy (Fig.
Optic atrophy and visual impairment were major features reported in six patients.
9% were blind because of traumatic and infectious corneal diseases, followed by optic atrophy and congenital glaucoma.
He has a genetic condition called optic atrophy which is causing him to lose his sight, and Thomas is also showing problems with his eyes.
Repeated ophthalmic examination revealed bilateral optic atrophy with left macular choroiditis.
Fifteen-year-old Chris, of Brighouse, suffers from Leber's optic atrophy, an eye condition which gradually causes blindness.