from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Sufficiently deep or wide to provide passage for vessels: navigable waters; a navigable river.
- adj. That can be steered. Used of boats, ships, or aircraft.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. : capable of being navigated; deep enough and wide enough to afford passage to vessels.
- adj. : seaworthy; in a navigable state; steerable.
- adj. : steerable, dirigible
- adj. Easy to navigate.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Capable of being navigated; deep enough and wide enough to afford passage to vessels.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Capable of being navigated; affording passage to ships: as, a navigable river.
- Subject to a public right of water-passage for persons or property.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. able to be sailed on or through safely
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