Meaning of NAVIGATION in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˌna-və-ˈgā-shən ]


Date: 1547

1. : the act or practice of navigating

2. : the science of getting ships, aircraft, or spacecraft from place to place ; especially : the method of determining position, course, and distance traveled

3. : ship traffic or commerce

• nav·i·ga·tion·al -shnəl, -shə-n ə l adjective

• nav·i·ga·tion·al·ly adverb

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.