Associations to the word «Navigation»


NAVIGATION, noun. (uncountable) The theory, practice and technology of charting a course for a ship, aircraft or a spaceship.
NAVIGATION, noun. (uncountable) Traffic or travel by vessel, especially commercial shipping.
NAVIGATION, noun. (countable) A canal.
NAVIGATION CHANNEL, noun. (nautical) A deeper channel cut into the sea or river bed, to enable larger ships to pass through to a port.
NAVIGATION CHANNELS, noun. Plural of navigation channel
NAVIGATION MESH, noun. (computing) A data structure used in artificial intelligence applications to aid agents in pathfinding through large spaces.
NAVIGATION MESHES, noun. Plural of navigation mesh

Dictionary definition

NAVIGATION, noun. The guidance of ships or airplanes from place to place.
NAVIGATION, noun. Ship traffic; "the channel will be open to navigation as soon as the ice melts".
NAVIGATION, noun. The work of a sailor.

Wise words

Wisdom does not show itself so much in precept as in life - in firmness of mind and a mastery of appetite. It teaches us to do, as well as talk, and to make our words and actions all of a color.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca