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navigationnoun [U]

uk   /ˌnæv.ɪˈɡeɪ.ʃən/ us   /ˌnæv.əˈɡeɪ.ʃən/
transport the act of directing a ship, aircraft, etc. from one place to another, or the science of finding a way from one place to another: In the past, navigation depended on a knowledge of the positions of the stars. Mechanics discovered problems with the plane's navigation system.
internet & telecoms the act of moving around a website or computer screen, or between websites or screens: We have streamlined our website for easier navigation.
(Definition of navigation from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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navigationnoun [U]

uk   /ˌnævɪˈɡeɪʃən/ us  
TRANSPORT the act or science of finding a way from one place to another: a navigation aid/device The worldwide market for satellite navigation systems is worth billions of dollars.
IT, INTERNET the act of moving around within a website or between websites: The website will be changed to make navigation easier. a navigation link/menu/tool
(Definition of navigation from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “navigation”
in Arabic مِلاحة, إبْحار…
in Korean 항해, 운항…
in Portuguese navegação, náutica…
in Catalan navegació…
in Japanese 航行, 操縦…
in Chinese (Simplified) 领航(术), 导航(术)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 領航(術), 導航(術)…
in Italian navigazione, il navigare…
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