orientation

(redirected from navigation)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to navigation: celestial navigation, Google Navigation

orientation

Positioning of a structure on a site. Decisions regarding orientation should take into account prevailing winds, solar energy and passive solar heating through windows, the impact of the setting sun on afternoon workers, views, and any other relevant factors.

The Complete Real Estate Encyclopedia by Denise L. Evans, JD & O. William Evans, JD. Copyright © 2007 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
Furthermore, increasing prevalence of orthopedic and neurology disorders has led to a higher need for surgical navigation systems.
TomTom GO Navigation, based on the company's TomTom GO Mobile app, has a wealth of innovative features that help the driver navigate more safely.
TPL Maps are powered by global navigation software giant SYGIC, the world's most downloaded offline navigation application with more than 100 million users in 115 countries, which ios the global leader in in car navigation systems.
Bringing more innovation in the navigation domain, the company has aligned themselves with global mapping player, Here Technologies to bring improved navigation solutions for high-end vehicles in Pakistan.
Residents of Senti Kumi in Likoni, Mombasa County, assess the damage following the demolition of their structures, for being in the way of navigation lights, on February 9, 2019.
HungaroControl also trains air traffic control personnel and explores developments in the field of air navigation.
"We want the shortcuts available in the navigation bar to reflect how an individual uses Facebook," Product Manager Alexa Andrzejewski stated.
A statement released by China Satellite Navigation Office stated that the centre, which is jointly run by the Chinese and Arab entities will evaluate and explore Beidou's navigation and positioning services in the Arab world, while also carrying out research and training on Beidou.
Dubai: Gulf Navigation Holding said on Sunday that it was in discussions to acquire a majority stake in Atlantic Navigation Holdings, a listed offshore logistics group.
Bengaluru: The 29-hour countdown for Thursday's launch of navigation satellite 'IRNSS-1H' to augment the existing seven satellites of the NavIC constellation began on Wednesday.
The global surgical navigation systems and software market is segmented based on product type, end user, application and geographical segments.
In the fields of robotics, navigation is regarded as one of the most important and fundamental issue, and it is closely related to robot's path planning.