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Medical Term:


Pronunciation: nav'i-ga'shun

Definition: The act of charting the course of a ship or other vehicle, or of guiding or directing anything in a comparable way.

[L. navigatio, fr. navigo, to guide a ship, fr. navis, ship, + ago, to lead]

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