Navigating

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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 the realm of health care
    Mr. Jones is an 83-year-old widower living in his own home. When asked, he’ll tell you he is doing “fair to middling.” He’ll go on to tell you his legs are tired and wobbly and he doesn’t get out as much as he used to. Read more on this news related to 'Navigating'
  • Latin American Vitamins and Dietary Supplements Market Grew 5% in 2013, Exceeding Global Average
    Global market research company Euromonitor International released today a new e-book “Keys to Navigating the Vitamin and Dietary Supplement Market in Latin America,” focusing on op Read more on this news related to 'Navigating'
  • Navigating food ban, Russian retailer Magnit sees profits leap
    Russia's biggest food retailer Magnit posted a forecast-beating 40 percent jump in third-quarter earnings on Friday after nimbly navigating an import ban and sticking with low prices despite surging inflation. Magnit, a low cost retailer with a big presence in Russia's far-flung regions, moved quickly to find new supplies to fill gaps on the shelves when M Read more on this news related to 'Navigating'

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