Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
the directing of a ship's movements near land, using landmarks, buoys, soundings, etc.
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- The occupation or service of a pilot.
- Nautical Coastal navigation, as by reference to buoys and soundings.