navigably

navigable

[nav-i-guh-buhl]
adjective
1.
deep and wide enough to provide passage to ships: a navigable channel.
2.
capable of being steered or guided, as a ship, aircraft, or missile.

Origin:
1520–30; < Latin nāvigābilis, equivalent to nāvigā(re) to sail (see navigate) + -bilis -ble

navigability, navigableness, noun
navigably, adverb
nonnavigability, noun
nonnavigable, adjective
nonnavigableness, noun
nonnavigably, adverb
unnavigability, noun
unnavigable, adjective
unnavigableness, noun
unnavigably, adverb
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navigable (ˈnævɪɡəbəl)
 
adj
1.  wide, deep, or safe enough to be sailed on or through: a navigable channel
2.  capable of being steered or controlled: a navigable raft
 
naviga'bility
 
n
 
'navigableness
 
n
 
'navigably
 
adv

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navigable
1520s, from navigation + -able.
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