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From Middle English navigate, from Latin nāvigō, from nāvis(ship) + agō(do), from Proto-Indo-European *néh₂us(boat).

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navigate ‎(third-person singular simple present navigates, present participle navigating, simple past and past participle navigated)

  1. (transitive) To plan, control and record the position and course of a vehicle, ship, aircraft etc on a journey; to follow a planned course.
    He navigated the bomber to the Ruhr.
  2. (intransitive) To travel over water in a ship; to sail.
    We navigated to France in the dinghy.
  3. (intransitive, computing) To move from page to page on the internet or within a program by clicking on hyperlinks.
    It was difficult to navigate back to the home page.

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navigate

  1. present adverbial passive participle of navigi

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