Examples of navigation in a Sentence
If you're going to be a good sailor you need to master navigation.
I don't mind driving if you're willing to do the navigation.
Our new car has an onboard navigation system.
Navigation becomes more difficult further upriver.
There are back and forward buttons for easier browser navigation.
Recent Examples of navigation from the Web
It’s building the world’s largest quantum research facility to develop a quantum computer specifically for code-breaking and supporting its armed forces, with quantum navigation systems for stealth submarines.
This is especially true now that we’ve been spoiled by digital navigation that helps us find the coffee shop down the street.
Those who are so inclined can participate in orientation sessions about deep sea diving, which will include instruction on operating sonars and using underwater navigation systems.
Play some tunes: The bare-bones stereo still featured Apple CarPlay and a Hyundai navigation system.
Before long Henry Ford’s engineers created the first radio beacon system for aircraft navigation.
Onscreen navigation buttons are present, but savvy users can save reclaim screen space by enabling sliding gestures on the iPhone-like fingerprint sensor under the display.
Time magazine reports that the course also includes military training, such as rifle marksmanship, land navigation and ropes climbing.
Hard to see and track electronically, naval vessels have long posed special perils to nighttime navigation.
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First Known Use of navigation
NAVIGATION Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of navigation for English Language Learners
: the act, activity, or process of finding the way to get to a place when you are traveling in a ship, airplane, car, etc.
: the act of moving in a boat or ship over an area of water
computers : the act of going to different places on the Internet or on a particular Web site in order to find what you want
NAVIGATION Defined for Kids
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