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English definition of “navigate”

navigate

verb [I or T]     /ˈnæv.ɪ.ɡeɪt/
transport to direct the way that a ship , aircraft , etc. will travel , or to find a direction across , along, or over an area of water or land , often by using a map : Sailors have special equipment to help them navigate. Even ancient ships were able to navigate large stretches of open water . Some migrating birds can navigate by the moon (= using the moon as a guide ). There weren't any road signs to help us navigate through the maze of one-way streets . We had to navigate several flights of stairs to find his office .Navigation and shipwrecks internet & telecoms to move around a website or computer screen , or between websites or screens : Their website is fairly plain , but very easy to navigate.Internet terminology and abbreviations
(Definition of navigate verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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