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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Middle French navigation, from Latin nāvigātiōnem, accusative singular of nāvigātiō(sailing, navigation), from nāvigātus, perfect passive participle of nāvigō(sail).

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Noun[edit]

navigation ‎(usually uncountable, plural navigations)

  1. (uncountable) The theory, practice and technology of charting a course for a ship, aircraft or a spaceship.
  2. (uncountable) Traffic or travel by vessel, especially commercial shipping.
  3. (countable) A canal.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin nāvigātiōnem, accusative singular of nāvigātiō(sailing, navigation), from nāvigātus, perfect passive participle of nāvigō(sail). Surface etymology is naviguer +‎ -tion.

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Noun[edit]

navigation f ‎(plural navigations)

  1. navigation

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Noun[edit]

navigation c ‎(uncountable)

  1. navigation

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