Origin of navigable
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This one literally takes up four corners on Rue Sherbrooke, all navigable via underground routes.
None of the rivers is navigable, and the roads are in general indifferent and insufficient.
A site was to be selected on an island in a navigable river, marshy or heavily wooded ground to be avoided.The Colonization of North America|Herbert Eugene Bolton
His lands are on navigable water, communicating with the Delaware, and but about 16 miles from this city.Memoirs of Benjamin Franklin; Written by Himself, Volume II (of 2)|Benjamin Franklin
It flows through a large portion of the province of Pangasinan, and was navigable for a great distance in its wanderings.A Visit to the Philippine Islands|John Bowring
He had very clear conceptions of what would be the great advantages of steamboats on the navigable rivers of the United States.Inventors|Philip Gengembre Hubert