Channel The bed of the sea or of a river ( Psalms 18:15 ; Isaiah 8:7 ). The "chanelbone" ( Job 31:22 marg.), properly "tube" or "shaft," an old term for the collar-bone. These dictionary topics are fromM.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.Bibliography InformationEaston, Matthew George. "Entry for Channel". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .