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explorernoun [C]

us   /ɪkˈsplɔr·ər, -ˈsploʊr-/
a person who travels to places where no one has ever been to learn about them: French explorers traded with the Indians in many parts of North America.
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explorernoun [C]

uk   /ɪkˈsplɔː.rər/ us   /ɪkˈsplɔːr.ɚ/
someone who travels to places where no one has ever been in order to find out what is there: Magellan was a famous 16th-century explorer.
(Definition of explorer from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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