piloting definition by Webster's New World
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the directing of a ship's movements near land, using landmarks, buoys, soundings, etc.
piloting definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- The occupation or service of a pilot.
- Nautical Coastal navigation, as by reference to buoys and soundings.