Meaning of NAVIGATION in English

— navigational , adj.

/nav'i gay"sheuhn/ , n.

1. the act or process of navigating.

2. the art or science of plotting, ascertaining, or directing the course of a ship, aircraft, or guided missile.

[ 1520-30; navigation- (s. of navigatio ) a voyage. See NAVIGATE, -ION ]

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