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English definition of “navigate”

navigate

verb [I or T]     /ˈnævɪɡeɪt/
to lead a company , activity , etc. in a particular direction , or to deal effectively with a difficult situation : We help new home-buyers navigate the complex and often confusing process of purchasing a property .navigate (sth) through sth She has successfully faced the task of navigating the company through its most difficult period in 25 years . The market has come and gone and management has been very successful in navigating through.
TRANSPORT to successfully find a way from one place to another: To reach the farm , produce trucks must navigate a dirt road with a ditch on one side . One study suggests cell phones could be disrupting bees ' ability to navigate.
IT, INTERNET to move around within a website or between websites : The site is well-organized and easy to navigate.
(Definition of navigate verb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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