Definition of navigable
- navigable waterways
- navigable terrain
The marsh was navigable only by canoe.
this map shows which rivers are navigable and which aren't
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: deep and wide enough for boats and ships to travel on or through : capable of being navigated
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without deliberation, pause, or delay
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