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Navigating Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


Navigation is how ships or aircraft find their way from one place to another. The word navigation came from the word "navgatih" from the language of Sanskrit. The Latin language word navis means ship; navigation is literally "art of ship mastery". The word is also used as a metaphor for 'finding one's way'. Today it also means knowing where to go when traveling on land.

One type of navigation was made by the Polynesians and is called Polynesian Navigation. They used different things found all around us to find their way from place to place across large areas of open ocean. Other early people also learned how to travel large distances using the natural world. For example:



Navigating Sample Sentences in News


  • Navigating Japan with a family at New Year’s
    Let’s be honest. We’re adults. New Year’s in Japan can be a bit hectic. And then static. It’s one of the longest, if not the longest, holiday periods in the year. Initially it feels like the whole country is on the move before the onset of calm: banks are closed; post offices shut; museums in […] The post Navigating Japan with a family at New Year’s ap Read more on this news related to 'Navigating'
  • Navigating the small-biz Obamacare market
    Employers report mixed results using the month-old Obamacare marketplace for small businesses called SHOP. Some ask: What's the incentive to enroll? Read more on this news related to 'Navigating'
  • Navigating the small-biz Obamacare maze
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