- the act or process of moving from one part of a website, software program, document, etc., to another part, especially by using links or menus.
- the design and placement of user interface elements like links and menus that allow a user to move from one part of a website, software program, document, etc., to another part.
Origin of navigation
OTHER WORDS FROM navigationnav·i·ga·tion·al, adjectivemis·nav·i·ga·tion, nounnon·nav·i·ga·tion, nounre·nav·i·ga·tion, noun
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How to use navigation in a sentence
If you don’t already have one, add a search box to your navigation menu.How to drive digital innovation necessary during the pandemic|Nick Chasinov|September 16, 2020|Search Engine Watch
Anticipating your iPhone, the Gen-Ryu also sports voice navigation and hands-free cellphone function.22 of the weirdest concept motorcycles ever made|By John Burns/Cycle World|September 10, 2020|Popular-Science
In 1Password, these other pieces of data are available via the navigation pane in the desktop apps and the web interface.How to get started using a password manager|David Nield|September 8, 2020|Popular-Science
Speaking of real estate … the city purchased an indoor skydiving facility several years ago with the plan of turning it into a “housing navigation center” for the homeless.Morning Report: Hotel Workers Want Their Jobs Back|Voice of San Diego|September 8, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Then you get to the Calcasieu River and that navigation channel—and then to Calcasieu Lake, which is also super shallow—which amplify the surge as they form an artery straight up to Lake Charles.Why is Hurricane Laura so frightening? Two words: storm surge|cleaf2013|August 26, 2020|Fortune
And increasingly smart navigation aids in the cockpit brought far greater precision and efficiency to route planning.Flight 8501 Poses Question: Are Modern Jets Too Automated to Fly?|Clive Irving|January 4, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The flight management computers include the navigation data programmed for every flight.Red Tape and Black Boxes: Why We Keep ‘Losing’ Airliners in 2014|Clive Irving|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Finally, traveling at speeds of up to 3.6 miles per second makes guidance, navigation, and control tricky problems.Death at Five Times the Speed of Sound|Kyle Mizokami|June 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He envisions an Asia “where,” as he told the Australian parliament, “commerce and freedom of navigation are not impeded.”Is Obama’s Asia Pivot More Than Talk?|Mark Perry|April 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Within the ICAO is the Air Navigation Commission, charged with “the safety and efficiency of international civil aviation.”It’s Scandalous to Keep Using Black Boxes in Airplanes Like MH370|Clive Irving|April 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
On his return he again doubled cape Good Hope, which had long been regarded as the ne plus ultra of navigation.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
The Steam Navigation Company built them, and many others of different sizes.Life of Richard Trevithick, Volume II (of 2)|Francis Trevithick
The variation in this interval is almost too trifling to be noticed for the purposes of common navigation.
Lauritz Seehus was promoted to be mate; in the winter he had been up to Bergen, and had passed in navigation.Skipper Worse|Alexander Lange Kielland
He had access to the ocean only in a latitude in which navigation is, during a great part of every year, perilous and difficult.The History of England from the Accession of James II.|Thomas Babington Macaulay