navigation
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navigation
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (act of navigating)
a. la navegación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The captain was sick, so I was charged with the navigation of the ship.El capitán estaba enfermo, por lo que fui el encargado de la navegación del buque.
2. (field of study)
a. la navegación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
We can teach you how to steer the ship, but you should already know navigation.Podemos enseñarte cómo dirigir la nave, pero ya debes saber sobre navegación.
b. la náutica
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The advent of the GPS system made the need for understanding navigation obsolete.La aparición del sistema GPS hizo obsoleta la necesidad de entender la náutica.
3. (computing)
a. la navegación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Programmers are working on a new design to make web navigation easier.Los programadores están trabajando en un nuevo diseño para facilitar la navegación web.
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navigation
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la navegación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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navigation [ˌnævɪˈɡeɪʃən]
noun
1 (act) [of ship, plane] navegación (f)
to do the navigation (Aut) hacer de copiloto
2 (science) náutica (f); navegación (f)
modifier
navigation lights (n) (on ship) luces (f) de navegación; (in harbour) baliza (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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