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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [av-i-gey-shuh n]
    • /ˌæv ɪˈgeɪ ʃən/
    • /ˌavɪɡˈeɪʃən/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [av-i-gey-shuh n]
    • /ˌæv ɪˈgeɪ ʃən/

Definition of avigation word

  • noun avigation aerial navigation. 1

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avigation popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 50% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 68% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

avigation usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for avigation

noun avigation

  • shuttle — a device in a loom for passing or shooting the weft thread through the shed from one side of the web to the other, usually consisting of a boat-shaped piece of wood containing a bobbin on which the weft thread is wound.
  • arrival — When a person or vehicle arrives at a place, you can refer to their arrival.
  • trip — a group of animals, as sheep, goats, or fowl; flock.
  • transport — to carry, move, or convey from one place to another.
  • departure — Departure or a departure is the act of going away from somewhere.

Antonyms for avigation

noun avigation

  • standing — rank or status, especially with respect to social, economic, or personal position, reputation, etc.: He had little standing in the community.
  • stay — (of a ship) to change to the other tack.
  • staying — (of a ship) to change to the other tack.
  • waiting — an act or instance of waiting or awaiting; delay; halt: a wait at the border.

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