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navigation

the right of way of the public over a river to use it as a highway.

NAVIGATION. The act of traversing the sea, rivers or lakes, in ships or other vessels; the art of ascertaining the geographical position of a ship, and directing her course.
     2. It is not within the plan of this work to copy the acts of congress relating to navigation, or even an abstract of them. The reader is referred to Story's L. U. S. Index, h.t.; Gordon's Dic. art. 2905, et seq.

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The navigational satellite was expected to be launched on 12 June.
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Finally, place navigational icons in the same location on each page and use a consistent color scheme of complementary colors throughout the site.
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Use TRAINING to practice operating IPADS with the navigational equipment active.
The Lo-Tech Navigator is a straightforward and practical guide to navigating at sea without the use of modern computers and advanced navigational devices.
Basic features include a digital compass, an altimeter, all standard GPS navigational tools and several built-in GPS games.

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