Definition of inland navigation in English:

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inland navigation

noun

Transportation by canals, rivers, and lakes.
Example sentences
  • Coastal voyages between U.S. seaports and inland navigation along its rivers and canals are governed by state and federal laws.
  • The gradual improvement in transport through inland navigation, turnpikes, and finally railways brought Warwickshire into the national orbit.
  • The historians of inland navigation, of all transport historians, had the most difficulty in escaping from the trap of local history.

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Syllabification: in·land nav·i·ga·tion

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