Simple Definition of navigable
: deep and wide enough for boats and ships to travel on or through : capable of being navigated
Examples of navigable in a sentence
The marsh was navigable only by canoe.
<this map shows which rivers are navigable and which aren't>
First Known Use of navigable
NAVIGABLE Defined for Kids
Definition of navigable for Students
1 : deep enough and wide enough to permit passage of ships <a navigable river>
2 : possible to steer <a navigable balloon>
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